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Aggravated assaults drove higher violent crime rate at Maryland colleges in 2022

November 13, 2023

The violent crime rate across 21 Maryland colleges and universities reached a nine-year high last year, driven by an increase in reports of aggravated assaults, according to a Baltimore Sun analysis. The violent crime rate grew 58% from 2014 to 2022, with a dip during pandemic years, according to the analysis of crime data the schools are required to report to the federal government.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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