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Old 02-08-2012, 09:45 PM
 
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Wow Philly and its burbs dominate crime lists. Folks who say Philly has no world class anything are wrong, it has world class criminals and sandwiches

You are right based on the link

the Philly burbs do compete with DC on this ranking, but to your point Philly the city does better than DC or the burb places on this list
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:08 PM
 
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I'd have to disagree about the sandwiches, gimme 5 buck and i can make a passable cheesesteak from the supermarket. those things are not that good.
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:12 PM
 
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Dam the East Coast gets no love on city-data.

But we have it for every other region, so what the heck.

DC
Baltimore
Philadelphia
Newark
Camden
Trenton
Atlantic City
Buffalo



NJ is one big cesspool.
As a Newark,NJ resident I take offense to to this.
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:14 PM
 
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my list is
NYC (certain parts)
Yonkers, NY
Newark, NJ
Irvington, NJ
East Orange, NJ
Paterson, NJ
Trenton, NJ
Camden, NJ
Philadelphia, PA
Chester, PA
Baltimore, MD

East Orange is nowhere near the worse anymore.

Crime has really dropped.
There are cameras everywhere and you barely hear about the stuff you use to hear about.
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Old 02-09-2012, 11:48 PM
 
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East Orange is nowhere near the worse anymore.

Crime has really dropped.
There are cameras everywhere and you barely hear about the stuff you use to hear about.
It had 11 homicides in 2009, in a city of 65,000. Not as bad as in 2003 when it had 22, but still, that's not good.
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Old 02-12-2012, 06:30 PM
 
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2008 Murder Rates per 100,000 (Oct 1):

53.8 Camden
48.6 Chester
28.6 Wilmington
26.3 Baltimore
24.2 D.C.
21.3 Trenton
17.5 Richmond
16.3 Philly
15.7 Newark
This is really Insane...
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