What remains unknown is speculation, the jokes on late night TV, the keen interest of social scientists, and the reactions and fear level of the law abiding Camden citizens.
Would you want to go to Camden? Its sounds like the closest thing Jersey has to the Wild West except without the colorful characters. Actually Camden sounds relatively unpleasant in that shattered American empty concrete and bleak kind of way we all know so well.
CNN: Camden, N.J., to lose nearly half its cops
Struggling to close a $26.5 million budget gap, the city with the second highest crime rate in the nation is laying off 163 police officers. That's nearly 44% of the force.