Crime: The Real Story. The facts about crime in the United States  may surprise you. Serious crime isn't going away.

Crime by Region
The Crime Index Rate in 1997 in the North was 4,987 offenses per 100,000 inhabitants

Crime in Metro Areas
In 1997, the nation's metropolitan areas recorded a Crime Index rate of 5,325 offenses per 100,000 inhabitants; cities outside

metropolitan areas recorded 5,207 offenses per 200,000 inhabitants; and in rural counties, 2,309 per 100,000 inhabitants.


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