After two years of decline, violent crime in America is on the increase.

FOX's Jon Decker has more from the White House:

The FBI confirming that the estimated number of violent crimes in the country increased 3.9 percent in 2015 when compared to last year's data.

There were close to 1.2 million violent crimes in America last year and murder and non-negligent manslaughter increased 10.8 percent compared with 2014.

The FBI also reporting that rape and aggravated assault increased 6.3 percent and 4.6 percent, respectively.

At the White House, Jon Decker, FOX News.