Property Crimes Down; Homicides Up in Durham
Posted November 19, 2007 9:37 p.m. EST
Durham, N.C. — According to new numbers – overall crime is down in Durham – but homicides are not.
The police department presented its third quarter crime report Monday night.
It showed both violence and property crime decreased during the first 9-months of the year.
However, homicides rose 55 percent – from 11 during the first three quarters of last year to 17 this year.