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Police kill 30-year-old mentally ill man in El Cajon, California

Norisa Diaz, WORLD SOCIALIST WEB SITE

Thursday, September 29, 2016

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El Cajon has the highest rate of poverty in San Diego County at 25.8% according to the National University System Institute for Policy Research (NUSIPR).

The report focused on areas of high concentrated poverty and found that the number of residents living in poor neighborhoods has jumped by 10 percent since 2000. It also found that concentrated pockets of poverty in San Diego County rose from 42.1 percent in 2000 to 45.6 percent in 2014.