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The 25 most dangerous Illinois cities

Kevin HoffmanReboot Illinois

Dec 05, 2014

With a rate of 380 violent crimes per 100,000 people, Illinois is the 20th most dangerous state in the nation, according to a new report.

Law Street Media published its second annual rankings of America’s “Safest & Most Dangerous States” for 2015 using the latest available violent crime data from the FBI. The report also ranks cities with populations of at least 25,000 from highest to lowest based on violent crime rates, which comprise of murder, forcible rape, aggravated assault and robbery, under the national Uniform Crime Report guidelines.

While Chicago’s headline-grabbing violence and 414 reported murders in 2013 might make it seem like…

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