Why do rural police solve more murder...

Why do rural police solve more murders than urban police?

There are 4 comments on the Minnesota Public Radio story from Jul 13, 2012, titled Why do rural police solve more murders than urban police?. In it, Minnesota Public Radio reports that:

MPR News reporter Brandt Williams' fine report today on the number of unsolved murders in Minneapolis made somebody here ask how outstate Minnesota compares.

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“We Did Build This”

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#1 Jul 13, 2012
Did I miss something in this "fine report today" from MPR?
They pose a question, give the thinly veiled answer in another question: "why were the clearance rates for rural and urban (murders) about the same in the mid 60s?" Then end with the comment "A Mystery Indeed."
Does someone really need to explain to the folks at MPR what happened to our urban crime centers in the mid 60s?
CRASSUS

Green Bay, WI

#2 Jul 13, 2012
Internet Hypocrites wrote:
Did I miss something in this "fine report today" from MPR?
They pose a question, give the thinly veiled answer in another question: "why were the clearance rates for rural and urban (murders) about the same in the mid 60s?" Then end with the comment "A Mystery Indeed."
Does someone really need to explain to the folks at MPR what happened to our urban crime centers in the mid 60s?
Are the liberals at MPR that stupid or do they just pretend to be?
Svengoolie

Green Bay, WI

#3 Jul 14, 2012
Why do urban Jiggers kill more people than rural white folks?
Smiley Slew

Kent, WA

#4 Jul 14, 2012
Internet Hypocrites wrote:
Did I miss something in this "fine report today" from MPR?
They pose a question, give the thinly veiled answer in another question: "why were the clearance rates for rural and urban (murders) about the same in the mid 60s?" Then end with the comment "A Mystery Indeed."
Does someone really need to explain to the folks at MPR what happened to our urban crime centers in the mid 60s?
Fewer suspects and less motive...DUH !

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