Monday, June 17, 2013
Indianapolis' Homicide Rate Continues At Highest Rate Since 2006
Indianapolis recorded one of its worst years for homicides in 2006. By year's end, the City recorded 150 homicides that year. Indianapolis has recorded 65 homicides so far in 2013, the highest rate since the deadly 2006 year, after recording three more homicides over the weekend. According to Bart Lies website, the City can expect to record 140 homicides by year's end if the current rate continues the rest of the year. By this same point in 2006, the City had recorded 70 homicides, five more than the 65 recorded so far this year.