Crime on the rise in Indianapolis: What's the latest in the trend? - Oct ’23
The number of crime incidents in Indianapolis, IN saw an overall increase last month, after a previous decrease, according to data from CrimeoMeter. Incidents increased to 38,852 for Oct-2023 up from 36,573 for Sep-2023 (+6.2% change).
Among the types of offenses that saw an uptick last month, reports of Robbery went from 215 to 256 incidents (+19.1% change). Incidents of Motor Vehicle Theft rose from 675 to 786 incidents (+16.4% change). Burglary/Breaking & Entering went up from 885 to 991 incidents (+12% change).
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