I wish I could say this just comes from one source, but the truth is it was the conclusion from a multitude of data I've looked at. Almost unanimously, Missouri is now ranked as one of the most dangerous states in America for 2023.
I have some good news that sadly borders on the almost unbelievable. There's data that shows that the crime rate in Illinois is not only drastically falling, but actually below the national average. Can this miraculous news really be true? Let's dig for facts.
With the images of gun violence, panic, injury, and death at the forefront of everyone's mind yesterday, the Rockford City Council has approved the purchase of the ShotSpotter Flex, a gunfire detection and location analyzer system.
In light of the recent violence in the city of Rockford, 7th Ward Alderman Ann Thompson-Kelly will host a Town Hall Meeting focusing on community concerns about criminal activity.
According to a press release, the public meeting is scheduled for Thursday, June 4 from 6 p