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Crime Hundreds more serious assaults committed in 2019 than 2018: HPD

15:56  04 december  2019
15:56  04 december  2019 Source:   abc13.com

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If you feel there's more crime in Houston recently, HPD stats appear to support that feeling. KTRK – Houston December 4, 2019 .

Hundreds more Houstonians seriously assaulted in recent months. abc13.com. Hundreds more serious assaults committed in 2019 than 2018 : HPD .

Nearly 900 more Houstonians have been seriously assaulted this summer and fall than the same seasons in 2018, according to HPD crime statistics. It's part of a concerning increase in overall crime.

Following an overnight crime spree that left three people across southeast Houston recovering from stab wounds, 13 Investigates analyzed the most recent crime figures available. We compared June through October of this year to the same time period last year.

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The number of murders, attempted murders and serious assaults in Greater Glasgow have all fallen in the past year, official figures released by Police Scotland show. Overall, recorded crime in Greater Glasgow was down by 1,395 incidents in 2019 /2020 compared to 2018 /19.

Property crime in Houston is up more than 8 percent. Those are crimes like home burglary, auto theft, or theft of property inside your car.

Violent crime is up 1.6 percent.

Neither show a trend Houstonians want.

When Houston police break down the violent crimes, aggravated assaults had the largest increase.

HPD reports 875 more aggravated assaults from June through October 2019 than the same time period in 2018. That is a 16.8 percent increase. Aggravated assaults are serious assaults that use a weapon and cause serious injury. It would include non-fatal stabbings and shootings.

There were three more murders this year, and a few less rapes.

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