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TN Ranks As Most Violent State In America

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Law Street reviewed the FBI’s Uniform Crime Statistics to rank the states based on population. The Federal Bureau of Investigation reports Tennessee has more than 644 crimes per 100,000 people.

The rankings considered murder, rape, aggravated assault and robbery numbers from cities with more than 25,000 people.

The website ranked Memphis as the most dangerous city in the state.

Nevada, Alaska, New Mexico and South Carolina are also in the top five with Tennessee.

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