There were an estimated 1.2 million murders, rapes, robberies, and aggravated assaults in the United States in 2015. The violent crime rate of 373 incidents per 100,000 Americans rose 3.1% from 2014. In the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area, there were 388 violent crimes per 100,000 residents, roughly similar to the violent crime rate statewide of 410 […]