Almost 10,000 businesses closed in 2019, a high although not unexpected number, as retailers fought to avoid bankruptcy.
Much talk about the Great Reset has to do with dealing with income and wealth inequality, which has been exposed to a greater degree during the pandemic.
Daytime burglaries, though, had dropped, as had traffic collisions, assaults at formerly crowded bars and gatherings, and street drug sales had morphed to a largely online sales and delivery platform.
The biggest sustained spike in crime? Successful police departments had feeder systems to hire kids in college, sponsor their tuition costs and have them work 20 hours a week to learn the tools of their future trade.