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Victims of Violent Crimes in City of St. Louis: Blacks 3330 Whites 1015

Wide view of Gateway Arch Park Grounds on Memorial Day 2023
Wide view of Gateway Arch Park Grounds on Memorial Day 2023

The number of victims of violent crimes in City of St. Louis in 2022, according to ShowMeCrime.mo.gov, equated to 3330 blacks compared to 1015 whites.

According to the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program, which collects crime statistics from law enforcement agencies across the United States, St. Louis has experienced higher rates of violent crime, including homicides, aggravated assaults, robberies, and sexual assaults, compared to other cities. However, it’s important to keep in mind that crime rates can vary within different neighborhoods of the city.