ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 31, 1971
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(Studio) FBI reports 11 serious crimes per minute committed in US; murder committed every 33 minute; burglary every 15 seconds.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Crime rate up 176% from 1960 to 1970 while United States population up 13%; crime rate up 11% last year; 20% serious crimes solved last year; chances of being victim of serious crime in 1970 1 out of 36.
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman
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