States With the Deadliest Police Chases

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Busy city highway at twilight.

35. Illinois
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 1.9
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 244 (8th highest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 383.8 (21st highest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 98 (7th highest)

The Nada Tunnel In The Mountains Of Kentucky

34. Kentucky
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 1.9
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 80 (tied-21st lowest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 218.7 (7th lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 23 (tied-19th lowest)

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33. North Dakota
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 1.9
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 12 (2nd lowest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 239.4 (10th lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 5 (4th lowest)

Time lapse photo of Cleveland at night

32. Ohio
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.0
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 231 (11th highest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 291.9 (19th lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 130 (3rd highest)

Pennsylvania State Capitol, Harrisburg

31. Pennsylvania
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.1
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 267 (7th highest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 315.1 (22nd lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 69 (12th highest)