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Media Roundtable: Violent Crime Spikes In Jacksonville

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Jacksonville is inching closer to retaining the title of murder capital of Florida.Shootings and murders have continued apace in recent weeks with many residents seemingly issuing a collective yawn towards the violence as simply a fact of life in some neighborhoods.

Joining us on our regular Friday media roundtable to discuss this and other stories is our panel of local journalists:

Additional topics include the newly approved student code of conduct at Duval Schools, the unflattering audit of Mayor Alvin Brown's travel records and Hurricane Arthur.
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