Crime in Minneapolis remains at lowest levels in decades

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Police Chief Janeé Harteau today (Jan. 4) released statistics showing that violent crime in 2012 was at the second-lowest level since 1983, and only slightly higher than the recent low of 2011. In addition, Part I crime (violent and property crime together) remains at low levels comparable to the mid-1960s.

Highlights of the 2012 year-end crime statistics that Mayor Rybak and Chief Harteau released today include:

Published Jan 4, 2013