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July 13, 2014 5:02 PM

KC homicide rate down in first half of 2014

Coincidence or not, the decrease comes during the first months of a sweeping reorganization in the way the Kansas City Police Department fights violent crime. It also follows the first full year of the ambitious and multifaceted Kansas City No Violence Alliance, which launched January 2013.

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