1. Plural form of homicide.
2. One big reason our life expectancy lags is that Americans have an unusual tendency to perish in homicides or accidents.
3. Anthony Ambrose, chief of detectives in the Essex County Prosecutor's Office, whose office co-investigates all Newark homicides is skeptical a monitor will help bring down crime, especially the type of murders that occurred over the summer.
4. "With Cincinnati, a 40% decrease occurred in homicides, but this did not occur until after the 3rd call-in."