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New look at police stats shows
the spread of violent crime
across Minneapolis this summer

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Posted By: Ribicon, 9/20/2020 11:03:03 AM

Violent crime has surged to record highs across Minneapolis this year, rising in more prosperous neighborhoods that typically experience few such incidents while continuing to exact the heaviest toll in the city’s poor, ethnically diverse areas. Through last week, the city had logged 3,674 violent crimes—defined as homicide, rape, robbery and aggravated assaults—up 17% from the previous five-year average for this period, according to a Star Tribune analysis of police statistics. City Council members, who have gained national attention for their calls to defund the Minneapolis Police Department, last week shifted focus and pressed Chief Medaria Arradondo to address crime in their wards.


The same city officials who defunded the police now complain about the lack of police. Like the man says, "liberalism is a mental disorder," and a dangerous one at that.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lazyman 9/20/2020 11:11:49 AM (No. 546543)
It takes a year to build a house and a couple hours to burn it down. They've destroyed their police department by backing the criminals and it will take many years of policy reversal to correct it which they haven't even done yet.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ben Around 9/20/2020 11:39:00 AM (No. 546580)
Seems the people of Minneapolis are getting what they deserve. Re-elect those democrats this election.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: RuckusTom 9/20/2020 11:41:43 AM (No. 546582)
See how that works? Defund the police and crime goes up. Who would have thought?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bad-hair 9/20/2020 11:44:23 AM (No. 546586)
Vote. It's your only chance other than move. MAGA
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 9/20/2020 12:47:16 PM (No. 546700)
Up only 17%? They're lowballing.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: jeffinitely 9/20/2020 12:49:36 PM (No. 546705)
I'm starting to get suspicious that the big city democrat officials actually don't give a rip if the middle class and the employers up and leave their city. Those leaving include many conservatives and therefore, votes against democratic control. The benefit of having that city in the democrat's clutches, for life, may be what is causing this absolute abomination.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: bobn.t 9/20/2020 12:50:17 PM (No. 546707)
Great. Let the fools destroy their toens, kill each other, ... Fools. The ought to be eliminated.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: DVC 9/20/2020 1:04:08 PM (No. 546734)
Like reporting that when it rains, the lawn gets wet. Yep, every time. ZERO sympathy. They votes in these destructive, lunatic monsters. Vote them out, if you are bright enough to grasp what has caused this. I am skeptical that the voters of Minneapolis will figure it out and vote the other way. Just watch, these folks will re-elect 90% of those same idiots who have done this to them.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Strike3 9/20/2020 8:35:28 PM (No. 547075)
The poor and minorities hit hardest - through actions of the poor and minorities. What about all the poor kids running around in new Nikes and watching their new 60 inch big screens?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: doctorfixit 9/20/2020 9:04:30 PM (No. 547093)
Kick Minnesota OUT of the US. Let Canada deal with them.
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