GRAPH: Shots Fired in Columbia

September 4, 2013 | 9:16 p.m. CDT
2012 had the highest number of calls and reports of shots fired in the past five years. Based on projections, this year’s total number of calls will be lower than 2012. Police only take a report from a call if they can confirm through witnesses or evidence that shots were actually fired.

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