Midland Police Release Crime Statistics for 2007

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - You can feel a little safer if you live in Midland.

The Midland Police Department has released their statistics for serious crimes, and some of the most violent have decreased.

The numbers of murders fell 14 percent, as well as neglegent homicide.

Sexual assault decreased 2 percent, while agravated assault dropped 12.

Robberies saw numbers stay the same from last year.

In all, there was a 2 percent decrease.