This Neighborhood In Arizona Was One Of The Most Dangerous Places In The Nation In The 1980s

The Phoenix metro area has some wonderful neighborhoods, but this one little community was plagued with a huge crime problem, especially in the 1980s and 1990s. With some dedicated policing, the crime rate has improved and residents say that they feel safe here.

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