Crime on the rise in Nashville: What's the latest in the trend? - Mar '23
The number of crime incidents in Nashville, TN saw an overall increase last month, after a previous decrease, according to data from CrimeoMeter. Incidents increased to 9,222 for Mar-2023 up from 9,078 for Feb-2023 (+1.6% change).
Among the types of offenses that saw an uptick last month, reports of Motor Vehicle Theft went from 277 to 326 incidents (+17.7% change). Incidents of Destruction/Damage/Vandalism of Property rose from 533 to 573 (+7.5% change). Drug/Narcotic Violations went up from 294 to 311 incidents (+5.8% change).
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