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Violent crimes in Anchorage increased, FBI report says

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Published: Oct. 1, 2019 at 6:31 AM AKDT
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The Federal Bureau of Investigations (FB) released its uniform crime report Monday detailing 2018's numbers for the state.

Violent crime, in general, increased 7.3 % in Anchorage, but total murders across the state decreased by 22.73 %.

The number of murders in Anchorage alone remained about the same and motor vehicle thefts are down.

Reports of rape in Anchorage, however, increased.

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