Thames Val­ley crime ‘at its low­est for 25 years’

Buckinghamshire Advertiser - - NEWS -

CRIME in the Thames Val­ley area is at its low­est for 25 years, a re­port has re­vealed.

There were more than 4,000 fewer crimes in the Thames Val­ley Po­lice area last year, ac­cord­ing to na­tional fig­ures re­leased on Thurs­day, July 17.

While po­lice forces na­tion­ally saw a 1.3 per cent re­duc­tion in crime in the 12 months lead­ing up to March 2013, Thames Val­ley Po­lice re­duced crime by 3.2 per cent.

There were 131,764 recorded of­fences in 2012/13, which dropped to 127,490 in 2013/14.

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