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Chief: Overall crime down in St. Louis

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(KMOV) – Crime is down in St. Louis.
 
During a St. Louis Police Board meeting on Wednesday morning, Chief Dan Isom said that the overall amount of crime in the city is down 5.5-percent.
 
Among other numbers the chief cited – homicides are down 17-percent and car thefts are down by 25-percent.
 
Chief Isom says that scrap metal theft is a big problem in St. Louis right now.

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