Midland Police Department Releases 2012 Crime Report

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - The Midland Police Department has some good news.

They saw an almost six percent decrease in crimes last year.

The biggest drop was the amount of burglaries; they went down by 21 percent.

Robberies were also down by about 10 percent.

Unfortunately, the number of aggravated assaults went up about 27 percent.