Comments for: Maine crime rate rises 3.6 percent in 2010

Posted May 25, 2011, at 10:28 a.m.
Last modified May 25, 2011, at 3:19 p.m.

AUGUSTA | The Maine Department of Public Safety says crime in the state increased by 3.6 percent last year, as drug abuse pushed up the incidence of robberies and thefts. However, Wednesday’s newly released statistics show a decrease in domestic violence for the third consecutive year. Public Safety Commissioner …

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