Major Crime Analysis for October 2020Belize Crime Observatory
Whereas major crimes had declined overall for the period January to October 2020, there were some locations where increases were recorded in specific categories of major crimes.
Toledo is the most notable case. It was the only district to have recorded an overall increase in major crimes, particularly due to an escalation in police-reported property crimes. The total number of major crimes increased from 34 for January to October 2019 to 41 for January to October 2020 (or 21%).
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