Plaq. Parish crime down 14 percent in 2013
Tue, 2014/02/04 - 3:55pm News Staff
Over the last year, overall crime in Plaquemines Parish has gone down by 14 percent, announced Sheriff Lonnie J. Greco Sr. The numbers are based on the Plaquemines Parish Sheriff’s Office’s FBI Uniform Crime Report. For 2013, violent crime (homicide, rape, robrobbery and assault) decreased by 23 percent. Total property crimes (burglary, theft and auto theft) were down by 8 percent.