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Expert says: We're safer despite Tennessee's No. 1 crime ranking, but numbers are a call to action

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For a decade, Tennessee has been ranked among the nation's 10 most violent states.

Now it tops the list.

And even though the city is safer than it was a decade ago based on the rate of violent crime, experts and city officials say the numbers in Tennessee and Chattanooga should be a wake-up call to residents.

Read more from our partners at the Times Free Press.

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