SAN ANTONIO -- San Antonio Police investigated a 25-year low of 79 murders in 2010, the third straight year murder rates declined, said Chief William McManus.(from KSAT-12)
After 119 murder investigations in 2008, the number dropped to 99 in 2009, then dropped again by 20 this past year.
"This is very welcome news, and I think it's indicative of the hard work of our police department," said San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro.
Let's hope this trend continues.