Here is some of the latest crime news from Bay View:
- There have been an increase in burglaries in the Bay View area. Most of these crimes have been ones of opportunity, where doors and windows have been open or unlocked.
To avoid your property being an easy target for burglars, please lock up your property. Also, report any suspicious activity, as that can give the police the best chance to round up suspects. When calling the police to report suspicious behavior, take note of any license plate numbers, vehicle, and suspect descriptions.
- On June 28, 2012, there was a 42-year-old male shot in the leg at 1203 E. Oklahoma Ave. There are two suspects in this case. The first one is a black male, 24-25 years old, 5'6"-5'7", 140-150 lbs, armed with a handgun, and the second is a black male, 21-26 years old, 6'1"-6'3", 150-180 lbs.