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Brandon Police Crime Stats 2012

04.11.2013 14:24
By: RJ Lilley

The Brandon Police Service released their crime stats from 2012.


Chief Ian Grant says violent crimes were down 6.22%, while property crimes were up 10.5%.                                                                                                    


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2012 was also the year where the biggest drug raid in Brandon's history took place.


It was valued at around 2 million dollars.


Chief Grant also says they received about 1,000 more calls than they did in 2011.


Chief Grant says the biggest change in 2012 was when they moved into their new building.


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The new building has more than double the amount of space of the old location.