Crime rate plummets when Phoenix drops sanctuary city policies

A study by City.com reveals that the crime rate in Phoenix dropped dramatically after the city dropped its sanctuary city policies. There are many reason why crime rates decline over a certain period of time.  But the study suggests a provocative link between fewer illegal aliens roaming the streets and a falling crime rate. Breitbart: "When we eliminated our sanctuary policy back in 2008, we saw crime, violent and stolen vehicles fall by 25 percent," former Phoenix police officer and Executive Director of the Arizona Police Association Levi Bolton told Fox News Channel's William La Jeunesse in an interview. "We saw a 20-year low crime rate. When we were allowed and had the discretion to contact our federal immigration partners, crime fell drastically." Lajeunesse reported data from City-Data.com revealing that from 2008 to 2009, the murder rate in Phoenix dropped by 27 percent. Other crimes fell as well. Auto thefts fell by 36...(Read Full Post)

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