April 29th, 2012
Econintersect: The infographic below the "Read more..." continuation provides interesting data about crime at the neighborhood level. Aggravated assault (for violent crimes) and larceny-theft (for property crimes) constituted by far the largest categories of crime, both near 2/3 of all crimes in their repsective categories. Another big number: a total of more than 13 million arrests were made in 2010. The infographic also identifies the five safest and the five most dangerous cities in the U.S.
Follow up:Click on graphic (twice) for larger image.