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Man, 23, killed in Menlo Park shooting

Original post made on Sep 29, 2009

A 23-year-old man was shot to death in front of his apartment in Menlo Park this morning, a police spokeswoman said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 9:41 AM

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Posted by Earle Jones
a resident of Portola Valley: Ladera
on Sep 29, 2009 at 3:58 pm

Handgun homicide statistics: 

Britain, 8, or .0142 per 100,000 people.
Japan, 77, or .0659 per 100,000.
Sweden, 18, or .2168 per 100,000
Switzerland, 24, or .375 per 100,000
Australia, 4, or .0274 per 100,000
Israel, 23 or .5897 per 100,000
Canada, 8, or .0335 per 100,000
United States, 11, 522, or 5.0624 per 100,000


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