Riverside police chief: Aggressive patrols help keep crime low
RIVERSIDE – Letting potential criminals know that police officers are out in force is key to helping thwart future incidents, Riverside Police Chief Tom Weitzel said.
The 2012 Riverside Police Department Annual Report issued last month showed a 9 percent decrease in index crimes overall. Incidents listed as index crimes are homicide, criminal sexual assault, robbery, aggravated assault/battery, burglary, theft, motor vehicle theft and arson.
The biggest drop in index crimes in Riverside was in burglaries. There were 31 burglaries in 2011 and 19 in 2012, a drop of 38 percent.
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