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Crime down in Madison for 2010

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MADISON COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The City of Madison Police Department has released crime figures for 2010 and the numbers show there were fewer crimes reported than in the previous year.

The most notable statistics, there were no murders or rapes reported and only one robbery. 

There were a total of 94 assaults -- 14 of which involved a weapon. 

Ten burglaries were reported and 197 thefts. 

Police say there were no increases in any type of crime.

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