Yes, break out the Penfolds Grange Hermitage and leave it full view on the passenger seat of your $300,000 Bentley parked in the City West Carpark with full confidence that there is a 1% less chance it will be boosted.
Ok, so car theft isn’t down much, but there is some good news. Home Burglaries are apparently at there lowest levels in several years according to new police figures. And for the two wheeled commuters of our city, bike thefts are at their lowest for five years.
On the other hand, reported assaults are at their highest level since 2003, though Simon Corbell says 117 reports in one quarter is relatively few. (According to my calculations, only 1.285714285714285) per day.
Full story from ABC News Online here.