Peoria Police Department: Crime is down, but shootings are up compared to 2019

PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — The Peoria Police Department is reporting overall crime is down 21 percent in 2020 compared to 2019, but the good news comes with a disclaimer. Chief Loren Marion said while reports from January through Nov. 3 show overall crime is down, the number of shootings is up. Marion said there have … Continue reading Peoria Police Department: Crime is down, but shootings are up compared to 2019