Originally Posted by steveksux
I was one of those expecting a big explosion of crime from the economic downturn, but I was wrong. Even in Detroit most crimes are down. The one exception is homicides, unfortunately. That's mostly rival drug dealers and gang bangers settling disputes.
I agree with Dosei, there's a lot of factors, and certainly CCW is one of them.
In Detroit everything that can be stolen has and criminals don't report it when stolen property is stolen from them.