Crime falling in Broxtowe

FRESH police figures have been released detailing how significantly crime has fallen throughout the Broxtowe borough.

Nottinghamshire Police Authority has released figures for April to December 2010 for each crime area, split into districts.

They show crime in Broxtowe fell by 15.8 per cent overall compared with the same period in 2009.

Robbery was reduced by 37.9 per cent with 36 less crimes, violent crime was down 13.7 per cent with 132 less crimes, domestic burglary reduced by 27.9 per cent with 150 fewer incidents and vehicle crime fell 34.4 per cent with 258 less crimes.

Crime across the county is falling faster than anywhere else in England.