Crime down in the Cape
CAPE CORAL – The Cape Coral Police Department releasing its crime statistics for the first half of 2013.
And the numbers are mostly encouraging.
Reported crime is down six percent from last year, with a nine percent drop in violent crime.
Interestingly, there is a significant drop in reported burglaries, but vehicle thefts did increase from last year.
Cape Police Chief Jay Murphy says he is encouraged by the report.