Are crime rates higher than usual? Nervous Neighbors Share Stories of Break-Ins
Have you heard your neighbors or friends speak of recent break-ins of their homes or cars? Have you been the victim of a recent crime?
The word on the street is people feel that crime is on the rise. When a crime happens to a friend or neighbor, it tends to focus one’s attention. In the past three weeks alone, we have had discussions with a dozen friends, all with stories of break-ins of homes and cars. Anecdotal this is, yet it is alarming nonetheless.
Stories of these incidents are popping up all over social media and between nervous neighbors.
The truth on crime comes from the Kirkland Police Department and is available online. Want the real facts? Visit the local crime maps and statistics available on The city’s Community Crime Map…