Crime on the rise in Detroit: What's the latest in the trend? - Apr ‘23
The number of crime incidents in Detroit saw an overall increase last month, after a previous rise, according to data from CrimeoMeter. Incidents increased to 6,412 for Apr-2023 up from 6,338 for Mar-2023 (+1.2% change).
Among the types of offenses that saw an uptick last month, reports of Aggravated Assault went from 561 to 630 incidents (+12.3% change). Incidents of Robbery rose from 86 to 95 incidents (+10.5% change). Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property went up from 690 to 741 incidents (+7.4% change).
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