In many jurisdictions, cops’ noncompliance with the law has led to strain and miscommunication with the deaf community.
Violence in a few major cities drove the national murder rate higher in 2016, according to new FBI statistics.
“22 percent of the nationwide increase in murders came from Chicago alone. But inside Chicago itself, 50 percent of the homicide rise came from just five neighborhoods, which account for only 9 percent of the city’s overall population. Those neighborhoods, in effect, account for 10 percent of the national increase in murders.”