The Beat: 2964 and Counting, With Twenty Days Left of the Year. Fourteen Killed on Saturday
The score so far in December is 86 executions, with 2964 total for the year so far, a new record for the most violent city in the world. Last year the count was 2657, so the additional executions add up to nearly one more per day in Juarez. In 2008 it was 1653, and in 2007 it was 318.