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Web sites offer neighborhood crime statistics

Residents in several area cities can learn what crimes are occurring in their neighborhoods by logging on to their computers, police spokesmen said. The Denton Police Department added a crime map to its Web site in late July, joining Euless and Irving in offering the service. Several other area cities, including Bedford and Keller, offer crime statistics without maps. Many times, people benefit from the extra knowledge, police said. “If you know what’s going on around you, you are less likely to become a victim,” Irving police spokesman David Tull said. Denton receives many requests for crime statistics on specific areas, police spokesman Jim Bryan said. Many come from families considering a move to Denton and from parents of college students planning to attend classes there, Bryan said. Full Story

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