Aggravated/felonious assault was down about 13 percent with 1,171 victims in 2015 and 1,348 in 2014.
He said the community also has helped in preventing arsons.
Smith went missing in August and is known as a habitual runaway.
"If you look at the numbers, obviously we wish we would have done better on homicides Tolbert said.Cox said he plans to continue the program to ensure people are safe and to ask them to keep an eye on their neighborhoods.While many of the kids were not deemed to be in danger, Krebs said, three of the juveniles were pulled from suspected human trafficking situations.Burglaries without forced entry were down more than 1 percent with 154 cases in 2015 and 156 in 2014.Contact her.We talk with citizens and we try to employ to them that if they see something they should say something."."Overall when you look at the numbers like a 13 percent decrease in part one (violent) crime and a 10 percent in part one property crime, then numbers are promising, and we have to look at that." Tolbert said.Krebs said the idea for lokale sex partner i warwick new york the sweep was from the FBI at the Flint Field Office and that it was something that the state police could not have pulled off alone.Flint Fire Chief David Cox.They'll go missing three times in a week.Sometimes, it instantly gets shelved as 'This is not important she said.What we're concerned about today is that huge numbers who get approached, enticed or involved in sex trafficking."."If you look at those numbers if it were not for the homicides we would have had some substantial reductions with those numbers."Just the fact that a whole plethora of homes were torn down, and I think people are more aware of their surroundings now Cox said.
When you talk about an overall 71 percent increase, that's just ridiculous.".But you have to have the right intel, and that's intel provided by the community and also the intelligence police can gain just by simply being out there on the streets.".Tolbert said partnerships with the Michigan State Police and the Genesee County Sheriff's Department have helped in reducing crime stats in Flint.From March until November, Cox said firefighters knocked on nearly 15,000 doors and talked to residents about fire safety as part of the Knock and Speak program."Those are the high risks that fall into sex trafficking.MLive-The Flint Journal could not reach the FBI for comment.Flint, MI - A first-of-its-kind sweep to find runaway kids in Genesee County may have saved three teens from potential human trafficking on Thursday, May.There are over 1,000 missing kids in Michigan and most of those are runaways or family matters, Krebs said.Flint Police Chief James Tolbert said some of the highest motives for homicides in 2015 were robbery, fight or argument, retaliation and drugs."There's no doubt she's not in Flint right now Krebs said."I honestly think that our Knock and Speak program has helped.
Sarah Krebs, head of the Missing Person's Unit at the Michigan State Police.