By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh police say serious crime in the city was down 20 percent last year.READ MORE: Resolution At Pittsburgh City Council Meeting Would Ban Plastic Bags In The City
The police bureau’s annual report came out Tuesday. It noted a major drop in rape, robbery and theft cases in 2020.READ MORE: Woman In Lawrence County Flown To Hospital After Being Run Over By Her Own Car
Homicides and arson cases were both up last year. Pittsburgh saw 51 homicides in 2020.MORE NEWS: 10th Settlement Reached In West Virginia VA Hospital Deaths
You can read the full report here.