Oil Boom Shifts The Landscape Of Rural North Dakota

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Sergeant Doug Flaten issues a ticket to a man after he ran a stop... News PhotoAdult,Business,Car,Finance,Fuel and Power Generation,Horizontal,Human Interest,Men,North Dakota,Running,Sergeant,Social Issues,Ticket,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWILLISTON, ND - JULY 26: Sergeant Doug Flaten issues a ticket to a man after he ran a stop sign on July 26, 2013 in Williston, North Dakota. The state has seen a rise in crime, automobile accidents and drug usage recently, due in part to the oil boom which has brought tens of thousands of jobs to the region, lowering state unemployment and bringing a surplus to the state budget. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)