published Monday, August 30th, 2010


An increase in robberies and burglaries has pushed Chattanooga’s crime rate higher than two of the most dangerous cities in America — Detroit and Atlanta, according to a new study from the Ochs Center for Metropolitan Studies. Chattanooga ranked 11th among the top 20 highest crime rates among U.S. cities with a population of 100,000 or more.

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