Crime In Unincorporated Jefferson Up 1.5 Percent In First Seven Months of 2004, Compared to 2003

October 2004
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/11/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p42
This article presents information about a statistical review of crime in unincorporated Jefferson Parish during the first seven months of the year 2004. This review shows a slight 1.5 percent overall increase in major crimes, compared to the same period in the year 2003. Crime increased in 2003 by 1 percent. In 2004, crime is up in unincorporated Jefferson in five of the seven major crime categories tabulated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. There have been 22 murders in unincorporated Jefferson in 2004 in the first seven months of the year, as compared to 19 in the same period in 2003.


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