Murder, Robbery Rates Up in Big Cities

Violent crime in the United States might be up a mere 1.3 percent, according to the FBI's preliminary report on 2006 crime statistics, but peeling back the layers reveals some disturbing trends. The murder rate rose only 0.3 percent nationwide, but the story changes in major cities -- those with 1 million or more residents. In those large cities, murder is up 6.7 percent. Robbery is also up 6 percent. Watch Pierre Thomas' report today on "World News With Charles Gibson" For police in...Full Story
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