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Crime up slightly in Danville last year according to annual report

Original post made on Mar 18, 2011

Danville crime statistics for 2010 show a mixed bag, with rape and homicides down and an increase in armed robberies, strong-arm robberies and aggravated assaults, all types of crimes that enforcement has little effect on. While there were no Danville homicides in 2010, there were two rapes, down from three in 2009.

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Posted by Derek, a resident of Danville
on Mar 18, 2011 at 7:06 pm

...........but DUI's on Hartz Avenue were way, way down!

Posted by kim, a resident of Danville
on Mar 19, 2011 at 4:49 pm

I wonder how many arrests were of section 8 residents.

Posted by Raiders Dominate All, a resident of San Ramon Valley High School
on Mar 21, 2011 at 8:54 am


Posted by Member, a resident of Danville
on Mar 21, 2011 at 10:53 am

As far as the comment made about " Section 8 " new alert folks from Blackhawk area and other places around Danville have been arrested for various crimes not always those on limited does not always make the man .....think about it !

Posted by Skeptic, a resident of Danville
on Mar 21, 2011 at 11:40 am

Where does the fact that enforcement has no effect on some of the worst crimes come from? Consider what would happen if the police were compensated for their effectiveness, i.e. reduction in crime rather than their presence.

Posted by jrm, a resident of Vista Grande Elementary School
on Mar 21, 2011 at 3:59 pm

jrm is a registered user.

Adult arrests were up 24%....may be a statistical aberration but that is interesting...