January 26, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Police Department Releases 2011 Crime Report

Springfield's Uniform Crime Report for 2011 (pdf) has been completed. Total crimes against persons in Springfield decreased 1.66% in 2011 as compared to 2010, and total crimes against property decreased 5.24 % for the year. The most significant decreases were seen in burglaries, larcenies and motor vehicle thefts.

Media Contact: Acting Police Affairs Officer Lee Walker, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lt. Manlove

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
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