Here are the highlights:
- The number of homicides rose by 52 percent with a total of 32 people killed. The Durham Police Department solved 75 percent of those crimes. Police Chief CJ Davis said that is about 20 percent more than similar-sized cities.
- Burglaries are at a 20-year low with 2,226 total break-ins.
- Car theft is rising- a total of 801 vehicles were stolen, which is a 10-year high.
Click here to read the Durham 2018 crime report.