Crime down

CRIME has reduced by 35 per cent over the past four years, according to Isle of Man police records. Police this week released figures comparing the total numbers of recorded crime for the first half of this year, March-September with those for the same period last year.

‘The figures show crime is 12.2 per cent down on this time last year,’ said Superintendent Paul Cubbon, ‘and over the past four years we have seen a 35 per cent decrease. Full story here.