The San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) has released its annual crime report.
The report summarizes crime for the 2012 year.
According to SANDAG crime is up this year, however it is still down over the long term.
In a release SANDAG said:
“The number of homicides across the region saw the greatest one-year increase: 107 homicides were reported in 2012, a 30 percent increase from 2011. Over the past 30 years, homicides in the San Diego region peaked at 278 in 1991 and decreased fairly steadily to 86 in 1998. Since then, the number has fluctuated, but has not dropped below 67 (in 2010) or exceeded 130 (in 2003). “
Read the whole report HERE