TKC EXCLUSIVE!!! KANSAS CITY HOPES TO MAKE IT THROUGH 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND WITHOUT A VIOLENT MASSACRE!!!
Credit where it's due . . . The KCPD.
The local homicide count is down significantly this year.
We're @ 34 vs. 49 murders at this time last year. Never mind that there has been a proposal for a significant change in the way stats are counted this year which probably explains the decline more than anything . . .
But we'll play along for the moment . . .
And now . . .
KANSAS CITY HOPES THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND WON'T TURN INTO A BLOOD BATH TO START THE TYPICAL SEASON OF MURDER!!!
It has been cold this year . . . Financial experts blamed the cold for a recent downturn in the economy so it stands to reason that there would be a murder slow down as well.
Nevertheless . . . The TKC Blog Community hopes the trend of a lower murder count continues into this Summer and the 4th of July weekend might be the first real test of how much progress this town has made . . .
Developing . . .