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FBI: Violent Crime Down 0.2%

The FBI unveiled its crime report for 2014, with statistics that show violent crime is down 0.2 percent from 2013 levels, while property crimes are down 4.3 percent. In total, 1,165,383 violent crimes were reported to law-enforcement officials last year. More than 60 percent of them were aggravated assaults, while murders made up 1.2 percent and rapes 7.2 percent.