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Mayor Thomas M. Menino joined several leaders of community and faith-based organizations yesterday in Roxbury to denounce the increase in violence.

Latest slayings put Boston on pace to pass '05 rate

Five gun deaths in the past week

By Brian R. Ballou
Globe Staff / July 26, 2006

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Five shooting deaths in the past week, including three over the weekend, have put Boston's homicide tally on pace to eclipse last year's total, the worst in a decade. (Full article: 607 words)

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