Originally Posted by Arkie
Not surprisingly, Louisiana (aka Sportsman's Paradise) leads in gun deaths. It's a surprise that Michigan (4th highest murder rate) isn't even in the top 20.
Try New Orleans as the factor. When you look at the Bible Belt, many of those states are part of higher end of crimes. Of course looking at it closer and you see the urban areas have a huge criminal problem. I guess they are not going to church on Sundays.