Bank Robbery Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Criminals?

The FBI has just released its bank-robbery statistics for the first quarter of 2010. A total of 1,183 financial institutions were robbed in the first three months of the year.

How well do you know your modern-day Pretty Boy Floyds?

1. Which ethnic group was most represent among the 1,380 individuals who robbed the banks?
a) Whites
b) Blacks
c) Hispanics

2. How many of the 1,183 institutions robbed had no alarm system?
a) O, federal law mandates alarm systems
b) O, common sense mandates alarm system
c) 34, because some banks just like to live on the edge
d) 273, because "no alarm system" is commoner than you'd think

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Richard Connelly
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