(PRWEB) April 04, 2013
Busted! Grid, the leading innovator in the aggregation of crime information, announces the addition of Dallas, Texas to its interactive crime-mapping tool Busted! Crime Maps. The database has added over one million reports from the Dallas Police Department, McKinney Police Department, Fort Worth Police Department, and Farmers Branch Police Department.
According to the 2012 FBI’s Uniform Crime Report data, overall crime in Dallas dropped by 10.7 percent. The decrease was the 9th consecutive year crime has fallen in the city. However, despite the overall decrease, violent crime increased in the categories of rape, robbery, and murder.
The addition of Dallas to Busted! Crime Maps helps families stay informed of crime in the city. By subscribing to the B! Informed Advantage™, residents have access to over 33 million incidents from across the nation in 17 categories including theft, drugs, sex crimes, robbery and homicide. Users of the service can search, view maps and reports, monitor addresses and receive monthly reports of specific crimes in their area.
BustedMaps.com currently gives residents in 28 states access to detailed crime incident reports broken down by city, state, and address. Additions to Busted! Crime Maps are made daily and information is gathered directly from police jurisdictions to ensure accuracy. To learn more about crime trends in Dallas or other cities visit BustedMaps.com.
About Busted! Grid
The Busted! Grid network is the leading innovator in the aggregation of crime information that empowers citizens to be aware of criminal activity, be informed in their communities and be proactive in the ongoing fight against crime.