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According to Neighborhoodscout.com, an online crime statistics resource, East Saint Louis, IL is the most dangerous city in the United States thanks to its high rates of violent crimes and property theft. However, the FB... More »

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Some of the larger metro areas that are safe and considered appropriate for senior citizens include Provo-Orem, Utah and Madison, Wisconsin. If looking for a smaller city, Sioux Falls, South Dakota and Iowa City, Iowa ar... More »

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According to the Bureau of Diplomatic Security in the United States, Brazil's crime rates are critically high in several areas. For instance, in 2012 there were 24 murders per 100,000 residents in the city of Rio de Jane... More »

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Some common felony charges in the United States are violent crimes, drug-abuse violations and property crimes. Burglary, assault, robbery, and forgery and counterfeiting are also some of the common felony crimes in the c... More »

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Aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon is a crime that begins with theft or robbery. The crime escalates to aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon when the perpetrator uses a weapon capable of causing significant bodil... More »

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Grand theft auto felony charge is a serious crime that involves the theft of a vehicle. This crime if considered a felony in most states and a person may get a prison sentence as a punishment. In most states, a grand the... More »

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The Identity Theft Penalty Enhancement Act passed in 2004 made identity theft an aggravated crime and put in place a mandatory two year prison sentence for the transgression, reports Identity Theft Awareness. This senten... More »

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