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Murders in Select U.S. Cities, 2005, 2009 and 2013

The following table shows the number of murders in select U.S. cities during 2005, 2009, and 2013.

Rank City 2013 2009 2005
1. Chicago, IL 414 458 446
2. New York, NY 335 471 539
3. Detroit, MI 316 363 354
4. Los Angeles, CA 251 312 489
5. Philadelphia, PA 247 302 377
6. Baltimore, MD 233 238 269
7. Houston, TX 214 287 334
8. New Orleans, LA 146 174 n.a.
9. Dallas, TX 143 166 202
10. Washington, DC 103 144 195

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2012 Statistical Abstract; Federal Bureau of Investigation, Uniform Crime Reports, 2005 and 2013.

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