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“there is roughly 19,707 people in Cumberland. Also 1 in 131 people in Cumberland has been or will be a victim in a violent crime.” (https://www.neighborhoodscout.com/md/cumberland/crime). "The overall crime rate in Cumberland is 155% higher than the national average."(https://www.areavibes.com/cumberland-md/crime/) The crime rates are up due to the town losing major factory jobs. people do not know where to go to find help for their families so they turn to crime. Unfortunately Cumberland has many opportunities to commit crimes.