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Crime drops in the country, FBI reports

Violent and property crime dropped across the country last year, according to statistics released this morning by the FBI.

It’s the second year of decline in violent crime and the sixth year for property crime.

As previously reported in The News Tribune, overall crime increased in Tacoma and Pierce County last year. Crime dropped in the state.


Missing McCleary girl now featured on FBI Web site

Information about a missing 11-year-old McCleary girl has now been added to the FBI’s Web site.

Lindsey Baum’s picture, description and an overview of the circumstances of her disappearance June 26 were published on the Web site Friday.

Lindsey was last seen leaving a friend’s house the evening of June 26. No trace of her has been found since despite several searches of McCleary and widespread publicity of the case.

Tacoma-Pierce County Crime Stoppers and other sources have combined to offer a $10,000 reward for information on the girl’s whereabouts.

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