Take preventive steps to reduce risk
June 26, 2013 – The Salt Lake City Police Department’s Community Intelligence Unit (CIU) offers the following crime trend report based on reports for the two week period of June 9-20, 2013, compared to May 26-June 8, 2013.
District 6: University of Utah, Yalecrest, Foothill/Sunnyside, Sunnyside East, Wasatch Hollow, Bonneville Hills, East Bench
District 7: Sugar House
District 2: Glendale, Poplar Grove
Warmer weather makes it easier for would-be car and house prowlers to stay out late and seek opportunities to steal. Some preventive and proactive steps you can take to reduce your risk of becoming a victim include the following:
The Community Intelligence Unit is a specialty squad tasked with solving chronic public safety issues at the grassroots level. CIU Officers attend monthly community council meetings within the City’s seven City Council Districts in order to share and receive information. To contact your CIU Officer, please visit slcpd.com/community.
Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).