Special Report

Cities Where Police Shoot the Most People

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15. Kansas City, MO
> Total fatal police shootings tally since 2015: 29
> Avg. annual fatal police shootings since 2015: 10.1 per million people
> Victims were armed with gun in: 86.2% of fatal shootings
> Victims were fleeing in: 37.9% of fatal shootings
> Violent crime rate in 2019: 1,431.4 incidents per 100,000 people
> Population: 481,417

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14. Jacksonville, FL
> Total fatal police shootings tally since 2015: 30
> Avg. annual fatal police shootings since 2015: 5.8 per million people
> Victims were armed with gun in: 60.0% of fatal shootings
> Victims were fleeing in: 33.3% of fatal shootings
> Violent crime rate in 2019: 647.4 incidents per 100,000 people
> Population: 878,907

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13. Tucson, AZ
> Total fatal police shootings tally since 2015: 30
> Avg. annual fatal police shootings since 2015: 9.4 per million people
> Victims were armed with gun in: 66.7% of fatal shootings
> Victims were fleeing in: 26.7% of fatal shootings
> Violent crime rate in 2019: 688.4 incidents per 100,000 people
> Population: 539,216

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12. Miami, FL
> Total fatal police shootings tally since 2015: 30
> Avg. annual fatal police shootings since 2015: 11.3 per million people
> Victims were armed with gun in: 56.7% of fatal shootings
> Victims were fleeing in: 43.3% of fatal shootings
> Violent crime rate in 2019: 593.1 incidents per 100,000 people
> Population: 451,214

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11. Columbus, OH
> Total fatal police shootings tally since 2015: 31
> Avg. annual fatal police shootings since 2015: 6.1 per million people
> Victims were armed with gun in: 67.7% of fatal shootings
> Victims were fleeing in: 29.0% of fatal shootings
> Violent crime rate in 2019: 503.4 incidents per 100,000 people
> Population: 867,628

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