Contrary

New York City crime

Blacks committed 66 percent of all violent crimes in the first half of 2009 (though they are only 23 percent of the city’s population). Blacks committed 80 percent of all shootings in the first half of 2009. Together, blacks and Hispanics committed 98 percent of all shootings. Blacks committed nearly 70 percent of all robberies. Whites, by contrast, committed 5 percent of all violent crimes in the first half of 2009, though they are 35 percent of the city’s population. They committed 1.8 percent of all shootings and less than 5 percent of all robberies.

— City Journal

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May 16, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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