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A closer look at crime in the U-District

February 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

The rash of street robberies around the U-District over the past several months, many targeting UW students, sparked a lot of concern in the neighborhood.  But a closer look at the numbers by our news partners at The Daily show things may not be any worse than previous years.  In fact, their report shows that alerts sent out by UW Police have actually dropped.  It is important to note that many of the crimes have taken place off campus, where Seattle Police have jurisdiction. You can read more here.

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