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January 29, 2013

Freezing temps in NY lead to 9 days without murder

The murder-free streak ties the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy last year as the longest in recent memory, said NYPD officials

By Jessica Simeone and Jamie Schram
The New York Post

NEW YORK — They must have frostbite on their trigger fingers.

The deep freeze that has New Yorkers shivering in their boots has been a crime-fighting blessing for the NYPD — and as of midnight had given the city a nine-day streak without a murder, law-enforcement sources told The Post.

Full story: Freezing temps in NY lead to 9 days without murder

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