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The Detroit News – June 11, 2014 – Detroit, residents boost gas station security. By George Hunter

“Police have investigated nearly 700 violent crimes at Detroit gas stations during the past year, prompting city officials and citizen patrol groups to try to quell the steady beat of murders, carjackings, shootings and armed robberies.

Gas stations in Detroit have long been breeding grounds for crime; some residents feel they’re risking their lives patronizing what often are the only viable neighborhood businesses, while many suburbanites refuse to fuel up in the city…”

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