Wisconsin Crime Rates Drop
According to a report, the crime rates in Wisconsin dropped. The report, released by the Office of Justice Assistance indicated that the rate of murders, rapes, and assaults were down nearly 5% for the year.
Further, murders in the state were down nearly 20% from where they were a year ago.
Many individuals praise increased community efforts at crime prevention as one of the factors that have helped lead to a decrease in criminal activity. Many police agencies have stated that their increased enforcement efforts were also a factor in the drop in crime rates.
If you or someone you know is facing criminal charges, contact the Milwaukee criminal defense attorneys of Kohler Hart Powell, SC at (414) 271-9595.