America's most dangerous cities

Posted: 1:33 PM EDT Mar 14, 2012   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Oct 16, 2015

Violent crime across the United States is down slightly, according to data recently released by the FBI. Take a look at the most dangerous cities in America.

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Violent crime across the United States was down 1 percent in 2014, according to data recently released by the FBI and analyzed by Law Street Media. However, violent crime dropped in only four of the nation's top 10 most violent cities, according to Law Street.

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