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Home Alarm: Spiking Homicide Rates in Philadelphia Could Partly Be Housing Issue, Rutgers–Camden Research Shows

Home Alarm: Spiking Homicide Rates in Philadelphia Could Partly Be Housing Issue, Rutgers–Camden Research Shows

Rutgers University–Camden research shows that higher eviction rates in Philadelphia neighborhoods are linked to higher rates of crime, homicide and burglary.

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Greater Availability of Stolen Firearms in U.S. Cities Linked To Higher Firearm Homicide Rates, Says New Study

Greater Availability of Stolen Firearms in U.S. Cities Linked To Higher Firearm Homicide Rates, Says New Study

Prof. Dan Semenza and research co-authors examine how the availability of legally obtained and stolen firearms are tied to subsequent rates of firearm and non-firearm homicides in 226 cities from 2010 to 2017.

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