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Metro crime up; most dangerous stations in D.C., Maryland

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The latest crime numbers for the Metro system indicate that serious crimes have gone up in the last year.

They include crimes like aggravated assaults, thefts and robberies.

They're up almost seven percent from this time last year.

The largest jump was in robberies which involved mostly thefts of iPhones and other electronics.

Based on those crime numbers, Metro Transit Police reported the ten most dangerous stations in the system.

Seven of the top 10 most dangerous stations are in D.C. The other three are in Maryland.

Most Dangerous Metro Stations:

1) Anacostia
2) College Park
3) Gallery Place
4) L'Enfant Plaza
5) Minnesota Ave.
6) Metro Center
7) Rhode Island Ave.
8) Largo Town Center
9) West Hyattsville
10) Congress Heights

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