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Year-to-Date (January 1 to August 31, 2023):

Crime Category YTD 2023 YTD 2022
Violent Crimes 177 158
Property Crimes 1,106 1,003
Motor Vehicle Crimes 371 362

Month of September, 2023:

Category Monthly Data
Arrests 96
Drug Overdoses 18
Traffic Crashes 105
Calls For Service* 3,666
Reports Filed** 336

Month of August, 2023:

Category Monthly Data
Arrests 123
Drug Overdoses 39
Traffic Crashes 168
Calls For Service* 3,348
Reports Filed** 382

* Calls for service are incidents sent to officers by Rowan County dispatch (911 Center) or incidents officers come upon while working.

** After responding to a call for service, the officer will file a report if necessary.
Use Of Force Policy (PDF) SPD 2021 Annual Report (PDF) August 2, 2022 Council Presentation (PDF)
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