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I live in Williamsville which is a village inside the town of Amherst...we are listed #2 in the nation. I can count on one hand the amount of times that i have seen any police patrol on my street...this is over the course of 8 years.
 

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I would expect New Orleans to top that list next year. Murders are at pre-K levels with more than half the population still gone.
 

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I would expect New Orleans to top that list next year. Murders are at pre-K levels with more than half the population still gone.
They may have been, but NOPD didn't report their numbers.
 

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Most of NOLA's murderers didn't get back to town until after the 1st quarter, so we got a late jump on the competition. I am quite confident we can get back on top, as we have all the momentum.
 
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They may have been, but NOPD didn't report their numbers.
Actually, I think these rankings are based on 2005 numbers. If NOPD had reported numbers, NOLA might've been fairly low in this ranking compared to recent years, since there were what, 6 murders in Q4 '05.

Of course, 06 is a whole 'nuther ball of wax.
 

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I heard that report on the rankings on WWL the other day and they said NOPD didn't provide numbers for that 2005 survey.
 

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I hope they dont report the figures next year then. Talk about a PR hit to the Tourism industry.

Tourist 1: Hey! Lets take a vacation to New Orleans.

Tourist 2: Arent they the Murder capital of the U.S.

Tourist 1: Yeah but that stuff only happens where the tourists dont go.

Tourist 2: Oh, I thought Decatour St was in the French Quarter?
 
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Maybe the police thought they were being helpful in assisting the meeting with Jesus?
 

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