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Hamilton appears to be ahead of the rest of the country when it comes to crime reduction and police staffing levels. That's according to a new Fraser Institute report on country-wide rates of crime and policing. It says crime in Canadian cities dropped 25 per cent between 2001 and 2012, but Hamilton's crime rate dropped 40 per cent in that time period. The report says on average in Canada the number of police officers per 100-thosuand people rose 9 per cent but Hamilton police staffing...

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