06 Dec 2012

As heat soars, so does Chicago crime – The Washington Post

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I just read an article on Washingtonpost.com that I thought you should read. Many people have a good argument to make that when the temperature increases, then crime follows suit. In the City of Chicago, that is proving to be the case. When the temperature rises young people tend to spend more time outside because their homes are not well air conditioned. And when they spend time outside, they have more chances to interact with other young people and this can cause violence.

Read the full article here:
As heat soars, so does Chicago crime – The Washington Post

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