Violent Crime Increases for First Time in Decade Under Obama Administration

Via The Daily Caller:

Violent crime rates are up across the United States, the first time in ten years those statistics have shown an increase.

According to a report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics, an arm of the U.S. Department of Justice, violent crime increased 17 percent from 2010 to 2011.

Approximately 23 of every 1,000 Americans were victims of violent crime in 2011, compared to 19 in 2010. Overall, nearly 6 million Americans were victimized last year.

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