Crime on the rise in Dallas: What's the latest in the trend? - Jan ’23
The number of crime incidents in Dallas saw an overall increase last month, after a previous rise, according to data from CrimeoMeter. Incidents increased to 15,111 for Dec-2022 up from 13,628 for Nov-2022 (+10.9% change).
Among the types of offenses that saw an uptick last month, reports of Aggravated Assault went from 299 to 403 incidents (+34.8% change). Incidents of Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property rose from 958 to 1,187 (+23.9% change). Simple Assault went up from 294 to 363 incidents (+23.5% change).
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