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10 Biggest Myths About Phoenix

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3.) It's the Kidnapping Capital of the United States

Although this one has been publicly debunked, people still repeat it as if it's true, and people are just getting plucked off the streets of Phoenix and held for ransom every day. That claim was based off of Phoenix PD statistics from 2008 that were found to be very inflated. The title of America's "kidnapping capital" certainly isn't true.

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