(Huntington, WV)-- The crime rate in Huntington is increasing. “Huntingtonnews.net” says the 2013 rate was up with property crimes showing an eight-percent spike. Violent crimes are two-percent higher. The downtown area has the highest crime rate while District 9 showed the smallest rate.The figures are from the “Report on Crime.” The report also says heroin use is a huge problem in the city.
Posted Monday, February 10th 2014 @ 6am by WVHU News Desk