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Showing posts with label 2013 crime statistics. Show all posts
Showing posts with label 2013 crime statistics. Show all posts

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Huntsville: Violent Crimes Down, Rapes Increase


Violent crimes have decreased in Huntsville


Article Excerpt: "... New numbers show violent crimes are down in Huntsville ..."


Reference: www.waff.com

Isn't rape considered a violent crime? According to the FBI website (https://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/crime-in-the-u.s/2011/crime-in-the-u.s.-2011/violent-crime/violent-crime), "In the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Violent crimes are defined in the UCR Program as those offenses which involve force or threat of force."

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Homicide and Rape* are up in Huntsville (2013 crime statistics)


Alabama crime rates down, according to report


Article Excerpt: "... When it comes to homicides, there were 342 reported statewide in 2013, which was a 5 percent increase from 2012. ..."

Reference: www.waff.com
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