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Resource ID: #231
Subject: Crime
Source: Star (Kansas City, Mo.)
Date: June 1981



While Kansas City has little violent crime, or, really, crime of any kind, burglary rates are increasing out of control. In fact, one out of every 18 houses in Jackson, Johnson, Clay and Platte counties were burglarized in the past year. This series was the first to look at the problem "to measure it, to see the real, full scope of it, then to find out who was behind it and, finally, to tell what, if anything, could be done about it.

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