Did You Know: DILG notes 5.22% drop in crime rate Jan-Nov 2019
According to the Department of the Interior and Local Government, through the Philippine National Police, total crime volume registered from January to November 2019 declined by 24,463 incidents, or 5.22 percent.
During the period, there 444,464 incidents compared to 468,927 in 2018. Crime clearance efficiency improved by 1.13 percent while crime solution efficiency also went up by 2.54 percent.
—Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
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