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Police release latest crime statistics for Brandon

19.07.2019 12:55
By: Frank McGwire

Total number of calls to Brandon Police are down in 2019

While the overall number of reported crimes in Brandon has dropped slightly this year there are certain categories of criminal activity showing a slight uptick as of late.

According to data on the Brandon Police Service website, officers dealt with 82 assaults and violent offences this June compared to 70 last June.

Drugs and weapons related offences along with break and enters are all up marginally to significantly this June compared to June 2018.  

Three attempted murder charges have been documented up to the end of June 2019, while none of those offences were reported in 2018.

Motor vehicle thefts are up slightly while the number of mischief cases attended to by Brandon Police officers is up sharply from 57 last June to 83 in June 2019.

Full details on the BPS monthly crime stats available here.