Pat McCrory's Crime Rate

Charlotte has a crime rate about double that of Raleigh. Pat McCrory wants to bring his kind of "success" to Raleigh. We don't need it. We don't need a crime rate that's higher than New York, Los Angeles, or Raleigh.

Based on 2007 FBI Crime Data:

Violent Crime Rates per 100,000 residents:

Violent crime
Charlotte: 986
Raleigh: 571
Murder and non-negligent manslaughter
Charlotte: 10
Raleigh: 6
Forcible rape
Charlotte: 38
Raleigh: 27
Charlotte: 435
Raleigh: 227
Aggravated assault
Charlotte: 502
Raleigh: 311
Property crime
Charlotte: 6,993
Raleigh: 3,476
Charlotte: 1,766
Raleigh: 803
Charlotte: 4,407
Raleigh: 2,390
Motor vehicle theft
Charlotte: 821
Raleigh: 283
Charlotte: 53
Raleigh: 20