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Jamaica’s murder tally since the start of the year has surpassed 800.

The latest crime statistics from the Jamaica Constabulary Force show that 816 murders were committed during the period January 1 to August 10.

That was 13 more, or a 1.6 per cent increase over the corresponding period in 2018.

There were 800 incidents of shootings reported for the period and 238 cases of aggravated assault.

The police statistics show a decline in cases of rape so far this year.

There were 298 incidents of rape for the January 1 to August 10 review period, versus 335 during the corresponding period last year.

On the other hand, reported robberies and break-ins increased to 697 and 779 respectively, up from 682 and 771 in 2018.

Larceny fell to 87 reported incidents compared to 103 in 2018.


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One comment to this article

  1. Official Latty

    on August 14, 2019 at 5:22 am - Reply

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