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Public Safety Update

Auto burglaries are up on the Northside. For the week of Oct. 14–20, Northern Station reports that there were 92 auto burglaries, bringing the year-to-date total to 4,643, an increase of nearly 400 over the same time period in 2018. Burglaries are also up, reaching 723 year-to-date compared to the 2018 year-to-date total of 683.

Robberies, however, continued to be lower than the previous year. With seven new incidents added from Oct. 14–20, the year-to-date toal was 275, down from 291 in the equivalent time period in 2018.

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