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14% Crime Drop in Valparaiso in 2012

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Valparaiso Police say the city's crime rate dropped by 14-percent last year, compared to 2011 statistics. The data show the department experienced a decreased in major crimes, a category that includes homicide, robbery, burglary, motor vehicle theft and arson. Police say a major element in the decrease was the drop in thefts last year. As for any initiatives for 2013, Sergeant Michael Grennes says the Chief has made it a priority to focus on school safety.  Complete 2012 crime statistics can be found at http://www.ci.valparaiso.in.us/index.aspx?NID=1026


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