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Old Nov 22nd 2005, 5:08 am
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Most Dangerous Cities:
1. Camden, N.J.
2. Detroit
3. St. Louis
4. Flint, Mich.
5. Richmond, Va.
6. Baltimore
7. Atlanta
8. New Orleans
9. Gary, Ind.
10. Birmingham, Ala.

Safest Cities:
1. Newton, Mass.
2. Clarkstown, N.Y.
3. Amherst, N.Y.
4. Mission Viejo, Calif.
5. Brick Township, N.J.
6. Troy, Mich.
7. Thousand Oaks, Calif.
8. Round Rock, Texas
9. Lake Forest, Calif.
10. Cary, N.C.
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Old Nov 22nd 2005, 5:53 am
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Interesting list....Newton Mass...sounds familiar...hmmm..
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I'm sure I had seen Washington DC on that list also (for most dangerous)
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Old Nov 22nd 2005, 11:19 am
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Round Rock is the bedroom community/Dell conclave just north of Austin. It is in a different county and its law enforcement pride itself on throwing the book, in stone format, at everyone they encounter. I wouldn't live there for anything, but yeah, it's safe.... from everyone except the police.
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No Compton, CA?
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Originally Posted by Drebin
No Compton, CA?
Depends on if you only look at homicide rate or if you include all violent crime which involved use of a weapon or bodily harm.

And possibly the women in Compton who are provocatively dressed were all "asking for it."
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How sad for Detroit, now that they are number two in obesity and crime rate.
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How sad for Detroit, now that they are number two in obesity and crime rate.
Just goes to show, with less fat they could be #1 for crime !
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Originally Posted by Pimpbot
How sad for Detroit, now that they are number two in obesity and crime rate.
always the bridesmaids...........
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Originally Posted by Manc
always the bridesmaids...........

Fat bridesmaids who would steal the wedding gifts ?
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Originally Posted by doctor scrumpy
Fat bridesmaids who would steal the wedding gifts ?
then shoot the groom.........
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Originally Posted by Manc
then shoot the groom.........
True dat

Check out these Ghetto wedding pics - the cake on page 3 has to be seen to be believed! http://www.moynihaninstitute.org/ghettowed.htm
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We're 5 miles from Camden.....deep joy
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I've been to Camden quite a few times and can't say I ever felt threatened. I wonder how much of the crime is Gang related?

Morgan Quitno bases their report on last years Crime figures. Seemingly homicide dropped in Camden 44% in 2005.

http://www.philly.com/mld/inquirer/n...y/13030674.htm
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Originally Posted by gruffbrown
We're 5 miles from Camden.....deep joy

Would that be Camden market? Better watch your pockets though
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