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Kentucky population and rate of crime per 100,000 people 1960 - 2016 forcible aggravated disastercentercom developed the following table to rank the rates of crime in kentucky over time in relation to the rates of crime of other states kentucky 2003 26. Crime analyst: career guide crime analysts gather, compile, and interpret data from crime reports to determine trends in a particular geographic area much of the training for a crime analyst takes place on the job since not all people who become crime analysts will have specialized training or a. Crime statistics for morehead, ky research historical aggregate crime statistics in two categories violent crimes and property related crimes find detailed statistics by year for murder rates, robbery, motor vehicle theft, aggravated assault and more.
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