The number of murders reported by law enforcement agencies in four cities alone — Baltimore, Chicago, Milwaukee and Washington, D.C. — is showing a 20 percent increase, according to a new study.
By Eric Tucker and Lisa Marie Pane, Associated Press
WASHINGTON — This year has brought an unusually grim and steady drumbeat of violence throughout the country.
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
The National Guard has been called to New Orleans to contain a surging crime problem as the city fights to rebuild its justice system.
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