Monday, August 4, 2014
FBI's "Most Dangerous States": Good news/bad news
An organization, Law Street, analyzed the FBI's data on America's crime and came up with their list of
Let's please note, first, that crime is down in the country, before we go any further, just to tamp down the paranoia and emotionalism. That said, the good news is that
MISSOURI IS NOT IN THE TOP 10 WORST STATES!
I wasn't quite sure if we'd make it or not. Fortunately, it/we came out better, anyway.
The bad news?
We are ranked the unlucky 13th worst. A link to the statistics:
Far less populated Kansas?
Still fairly high 22 but so it goes.
We's do luvs us sum gunz, we Amerikunz, don' we?
The safest state?
Maine, followed by Vermont and New Hampshire.
The Northeast. Where they also have higher education rates.