Letter from the Editor: Defunding the police has led to higher crime levels around the city over the past two year

By William Tauro

Defunding the police has led to higher crime levels around the city over the past two years.

By fully funding the police, more resources can be allocated to the training they need to avoid tragic situations. Continue reading Letter from the Editor: Defunding the police has led to higher crime levels around the city over the past two year

Somerville Police Department Crime Activity

Assault

23001473: On 1/9/23 at approximately 7:47 PM, a female party entered the station and reported that she was victim of an assault on the morning of 1/8/23. The victim stated she left Encore Casino and was followed by another vehicle. When the victim stopped at a light, a male and female exited the other vehicle and the female party threw her onto the ground and kicked her. As the victim tried to get up, the male party pushed her back to the ground. The female party then vandalized the victim’s vehicle.

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