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Major Crime Analysis for May 2020

During the month of May 2020, police-recorded major crimes declined 57% over May 2019, from 96 to 41. This marked the second consecutive decline relative to 2019, corresponding with restrictions imposed during the COVID-19 pandemic and ramped-up policing. (Read embedded PDF below or click the blue download button to save...

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Major Crime Analysis for December 2019

The country of Belize saw a noted reduction in major crimes during 2019, with the largest declines reported for robberies and burglaries, followed by murder and theft. However, reports of sexual violence increased. (Read embedded PDF below or click the blue download button to save a copy to your device.) Major_Crime_Analysis_Dec_2019...

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Major Crime Analysis for November 2019

Total major crime incidents for the period January to November 2019 have declined by roughly 7.80% when compared with the same period in 2018 (down from 1,270 to 1,171). (Read embedded PDF below or click the blue download button to save a copy to your device.) Major_Crime_Analysis_Nov_2019 ...

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Major Crime Analysis for August 2019

For the month of August 2019, 131 major crimes were reported by the Belize Police Department. This represents an increase of 31% over the same month last year, when 100 incidents were reported. (Read embedded PDF below or click the blue download button to save a copy to your device.) Major_Crime_Analysis_August_2019...

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