PHILADELPHIA -- Pennsylvania will begin 19 police said Saturday.
There were 413 homicides reported in Dade County this year, down 22 percent from 533 murders in 1982, Metro-Dade County police said.
'Maybe our society is going back to a more civilized way of life,' said homicide Capt. Robert McCarthy.
Dade's homicides rose to 579 in 1980, the year the Mariel freedom sealift brought 125,000 Cuban refugees to south Florida, and reached an record 621 in 1981.