Crime Rate

Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

LA crime stats released

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck said today that domestic violence calls are up about 10.5 percent so far in 2014 compared to the same period last year, contributing to an […]


Los Angeles Police Department Chief of Detectives Charlie Beck

LAPD sees increase in violent crime, assaults

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and police Chief Charlie Beck touted a continuing drop in the city’s overall crime rate during the first six months of 2014 despite an increase in […]


McDonald Rominger, who heads the FBI's office in northern Arizona, stands on the Navajo reservation near Gray Mountain, Ariz., on Monday, April 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)

Number of Navajo homicides tops some metro areas

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — New FBI statistics show the vast Navajo Nation saw a sharp increase in the murder rate in 2013 and finished the year with 42 homicides, eclipsing major metropolitan areas with less […]


Downtown Los Angeles seen from the 110 freeway (Photo credit: Cyndee Maxwell)

LA crime rates drop for 11th straight year

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Los Angeles is the safest it has been in 65 years, with overall crime rates falling for an 11th straight year, police Chief Charlie Beck said today. Beck was joined by […]



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