crime rate

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Noun1.crime rate - the ratio of crimes in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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With the proposal to procure more CCTV (closed-circuit television) cameras and electric patrol cars, the crime rate in Thimphu is expected to drop by the end of this fiscal year.
The City of Malabon has been recognized by the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) as the city with the lowest crime rate in Metro Manila with almost 40 percent reduction of crime incidents in 2017.
Tunis is credited with the lowest crime rate and the highest safety level on the African continent, 36.
Shedding light on the quota of police in previous budgets, it was learnt that Rs52 billion was spent on them in 2011 to 2012 but the crime rate increased by 82 percent.
4 percent, and the combined violent and property crime rate dropped 14.
He attributes the declining crime rate to improved police efforts in term of preventive measures and awareness to ensure safety and security, based on the Ministry of Interior's strategy.
High immigration means lower crime rates, says lecturer AREAS with high levels of immigration often see a fall in the crime rate, according to a University of Huddersfield criminology lecturer.
For the second consecutive month after police stepped up its drive against illegal drugs, Bohol enjoys a decreased crime rate, this time at 44%.
Negatives include high cost of living, high crime rate, average well-being for seniors, very high taxes, below average health care, below average weather and average local culture.
5 percent in the overall crime rate per 100,000 residents, according to the analysis by the Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law.
Teesside has the 11th highest crime rate in England and Wales, outside the Greater London area.
Meanwhile Teesside has the 11th highest crime rate in England and Wales, outside the Greater London area.

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