Must Read- May 16, 2014: Springfield Crime, Black Kids Swimming

CREATED May 16, 2014 - UPDATED: May 16, 2014

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Springfield Crime:
The odds of being a victim of a crime in Springfield is 1 in 21.  We ranked 32nd for murder which put us as the 5th most dangerous mid-sized city. 

Christian County Sheriff Department:
Some are nervous about the Christian County sheriff's department obtaining a mine-resistant military vehicle. 

Gov. Jay Nixon:
Gov. Nixon paid $390,000 in dues to the National Governor's Association out of the Children's Division budget. 

Black People Swimming:
A government study is showing that swimming is more dangerous to black children and youth.