Detroit Reports Dramatic Increase In Homicides

January 4, 2012

Officials in Detroit say the city saw a roughly 12 percent increase in criminal homicides 2012 compared to the year before. Experts say the 386 homicides means Detroit has one of the highest murder rates of any of the nation’s 20 largest cities. WDET’s Quinn Klinefelter was at the conference where the data was unveiled. He talked about it with WDET’s Travis Wright…