Scared to go downtown? Don't be

Suburbanites who cite their fear of crime as a reason for not going downtown in St. Paul and Minneapolis can relax. MinnPost's Marlys Harris finds that statistics suggest neither downtown should terrify you.
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Suburbanites who cite their fear of crime as a reason for not going downtown in St. Paul and Minneapolis can relax. MinnPost's Marlys Harris finds that statistics suggest neither downtown should terrify you.

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