Law and Crime Facts

    Law and Crime Facts

    There are 50 Law and Crime Facts!

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    In 1386, a pig in France was executed by public hanging for the murder of a child.
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    The people most often killed in robberies are the robbers.
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    A man gets robbed in London every 4.5 minutes! (and he is getting fed up of it)
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    About 1 in 30 people, in the U.S., are in jail, on probation, or on parole!
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    The United Nations declared the Internet a basic human right in 2011.
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    Murder is the only crime that does not increase during the full moon. Theft, disorderly conduct, larceny, armed robbery, assault and battery, and rape all statistically increase dramatically during the full moon.
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    Just before the US started bombing Baghdad, nearly $1 billion dollars was stolen from the Central Bank of Iraq and is now the largest bank robbery in history.
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    The most common time for a bank robbery is Friday, between 9 and 11 a.m. The least likely time is Wednesday, between 3 and 6 p.m.
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    Every day 20 banks are robbed. The average take is $2,500!
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    12
    Native Americans do not have to pay tax on their land.
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    13
    Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
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    The U.S. Government will not allow portraits of living persons to appear on stamps.
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    Organized crime is estimated to account for 10% of the United States' national income.
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    Most burglaries occur during the daytime!
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