Violent crime continues to rise in cities across America, the vast majority of them under Democrat control. AAN is identifying those cities by their controlling political party affiliation.

While Joe Biden and Democrats in control of the federal government push more and more gun control on law-abiding citizens, Armed American News will identify those cities with surging crime numbers and will report the political affiliation of those in charge of the city.

The latest is Rochester, NY. Public data posted by the Rochester Police Department shows 37 murders through July 12th. According to the latest FBI data available through 2019, Rochester PD serves 205,769 residents bringing the per capita murder rate to an historic 18 per 100,000 people.

As of this report, Rochester has a higher per capita murder rate than Democrat controlled Chicago.