Government Notebook: Fort Myers murde...

Government Notebook: Fort Myers murder count down

There are 2 comments on the The News-Press story from Dec 22, 2013, titled Government Notebook: Fort Myers murder count down. In it, The News-Press reports that:

Knock on wood, Fort Myers! The city's murder count is at 10 for 2013. That's a huge difference from last year, when the city averaged two murders a month, for a total of 24 for 2012.

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Cicero, IL

#1 Dec 23, 2013
Shamefully, the same can not be said for Chicago, Illinois. Homicide rates have likely gone waaay up in Chicago, but more critically, rates of robbery, shootings, assaults, carjackings, and such are through the roof in Chicago, especially with all the lethal flash mobs at work causing nonstop mayhem all over Chicago.
He who knows

Joliet, IL

#2 Dec 28, 2013
Probably because more and more people in Fort Myers and Southwest Florida are getting involved with the local police departments, including the Fort Myers Police Department (FMPD). Even recently, the FMPD has been really inching it's roots into the Dunbar neighborhood, getting more Dunbarans to lose their fear of reporting criminal activity. In Illinois, not only does nobody like to get involved in community safety, but there are police departments that are lazy and just sit on their big lead rears while the cities they are supposed to serve and protect all crumble under the weight of crime. Cities such as especially East St Louis, Chicago Heights, Ford Heights, Harvey, Cicero, and others.

Unlike the police departments of the above cities mentioned, the FMPD does not play around. Neither does the Cape Coral Police Department (CCPD). When a crime occurs, they investigate. And they don't stop until the suspect or suspects are in custody.

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