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Crime Down In The Valley

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Crime is on the decline in southern Nevada.

A new report from Henderson and Las Vegas police, states that the crime rate around the valley is down compared to 2010.

There were 86 homicides in 2011, which is a 25% decrease to the 116 reported in 2010. Robberies reduced from 3,454 to 2,752, a 20% decrease, according to the police departments.

Auto-theft was down by 5% and traffic fatalities also decreased by 15%.

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