East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Sgt. Bruce Simmons, 51, leaves Baton Rouge General Hospital in Louisiana on Thursday, July 21, 2016, after recovering from wounds received during an attack on officers on Sunday. Despite the recent violence getting natitonal attention, FBI data shows overall violence has declined.
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Sgt. Bruce Simmons, 51, leaves Baton Rouge General Hospital in Louisiana on Thursday, July 21, 2016, after recovering from wounds received during an attack on officers on Sunday. Despite the recent violence getting natitonal attention, FBI data shows overall violence has declined. Bill Feig The Advocate
East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Sgt. Bruce Simmons, 51, leaves Baton Rouge General Hospital in Louisiana on Thursday, July 21, 2016, after recovering from wounds received during an attack on officers on Sunday. Despite the recent violence getting natitonal attention, FBI data shows overall violence has declined. Bill Feig The Advocate

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