Published On: Sep 23 2013 12:32:20 PM EDTUpdated On: Sep 24 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT
Violent crime in the U.S. remains at a nearly 20-year low, but our murder rate is higher than many other industrialized nations. Find out which states have the highest murder rates, according to figures from the FBI's 2011 crime report.
15. North Carolina (5.3 murders per 100,000 people)