March 23, 2022 5:17am
The South Bruce OPP is making the rounds to local councils in the communities it serves with information regarding annual statistics.
A report to Kincardine this week showed there were over 2,100 calls for service, and over 2,900 traffic stops conducted.
The top calls were:
-218 calls for motor vehicle collisions
-157 calls for public assistance
– 135 calls for false alarms or property related
-125 calls for suspicious persons
-100 calls for mental health
-90 calls for domestic disturbances
-82 for family disputes
-80 calls for theft under $5,000
-78 calls for suspicious vehicles
-69 calls for noise complaints.
Also, numbers of serious crimes fluctuated from 2020 between January to December in 2021:
-254 property crimes reported (down 1,6% from previous year)
-79 violent crimes reported (up 6.8% from previous year)
-12 drug crimes reported (up 33.3% from previous year)
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