According to a new study, an African American resident in Michigan is seven times more likely to be a victim of homicide. The Violence Policy Center, which is based out of Washington, D.C., states that 31.5 of 100,000 African Americans was a homicide victim in 2011. The only to states with a higher rate were Nebraska and Missouri, respectively. To read more please click here.
Michigan has third highest rate for number of African American homicide victims