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For first time in six years, violent crime numbers are up
Violent crime in America is up for the first time in six years.
The New York Times reports information released by the FBI shows violent crimes were up more than one percent in 2012.
The last time violent crimes went up in the US was 2006.
Criminologists say they don't know why the numbers have gone up after six years of declines.
The same report shows violent crime in Florida is down more than one percent.