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NYC gun deaths drop more than 30 percent
NYC gun deaths drop more than 30 percent
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 4/29/2013 at 11:25AM

Firearm-related deaths in New York City declined more than 30 percent between 2000 and 2011, according to a new Health Department study. The number of deaths dropped from 524 in 2000 to 366 in 2011. The city’s firearm fatality rate is less than half that of the national rate, which showed no decline during the [...]