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North Crime Rise Worry

There has been an increase in overall crime rate and serious crimes in the Northern Division in the first quarter of the year compared to the same period last year.
02 May 2015 10:07
North Crime Rise Worry
Police Commissioner Bernardus Groenewald during his visit to the North.

There has been an increase in overall crime rate and serious crimes in the Northern Division in the first quarter of the year compared to the same period last year.

This was revealed by Commissioner of Police, Bernadus Groenewald during his visit to Labasa on Wednesday.

Mr Groenewald said compared to the last quarter,  crime rates and serious crimes had significantly increased this year.

“Even though there have been an increase in crime rate this year, there has been a decrease in crime against women and children,” Mr Groenewald said.

peni.drauna@fijisun.com.fj

 



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