Where is violent assault most common in Rapid City?

RAPID CITY, S.D. – If you’ve lived in Rapid City, you’ve likely heard a good deal about ‘Knollwood,’ ‘The Big Three,’ and ‘Surfwood,’ all terms referring to a small area of the city between Surfwood Drive and Knollwood Drive that has been continuously plagued by violent crime. While that area does suffer from a crime problem, it’s not the only part of Rapid City that does.

There were 104 assaults reported in Rapid City in January. Here’s a look at where assaults were most common in Rapid City last month, and a look at some of the hotspots:

It is worth noting that this data is based on what crimes were reported to the police, rather than what crimes actually occurred.

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