Fact Check: Murder Surge Across The Nation And In Kansas City Started Last Year . . .
An important perspective from our blog community given so much local denial of a deadly crisis on American streets . . .
"Hillary and Lester Holt and Austan Goolsbee said that murders were down. Oops!!! It really doesn't take much to figure out that there are more murders than in the past... at least the recent past. As of late September, more than 500 people had been killed in Chicago so far this year, passing the city’s total for all of 2015, and more than 3,000 people have been shot. And Hillary will sweep Chicago!"
Violent crime surges in many cities, FBI says