Preliminary figures indicate that, as a whole, law enforcement agencies throughout the Nation reported a decrease ofHere are the data for Texas cities with more than 100,000 people:
5.5 percentin the number of violent crimes brought to their attention for 2009 when compared with figures reported for 2008. The violent crime category includes murder, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The number of property crimes in the United States in 2009 decreased 4.9 percentwhen compared with data from 2008. Property crimes include burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft. Arson is also a property crime, but data for arson are not included in property crime totals.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010
2009 crime data released
The FBI has released crime data for 2009. Overall: