• Alabama cities among the top 100 most dangerous cities according to study

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    NeighborhoodScout.com has released its annual list of the 100 most dangerous cities in America.

    Alabama has its share.

    According to the site, the study is of “cities with 25,000 or more people, based on the number of violent crimes per 1,000 residents. Violent crimes include murder, forcible rape, armed robbery, and aggravated assault. Data used for this research are 1) the number of violent crimes reported to the FBI to have occurred in each city, and 2) the population of each city.”

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