US murders rose 30 per cent in 2020, FBI reports

The FBI reported a nearly 30 per cent increase in murders in 2020, the largest single-year jump since the bureau began recording crime statistics six decades ago.The surge in killings drove an overall 5 per cent increase in violent crime last year, according to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report.Violence stalked most major cities, the report found, even as the coronavirus pandemic exacted its own deadly toll across the country.The numbers appeared to closely track preliminary data released early…

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