Online report shows crime rate in Fort Sanders area of Knoxville

Online report shows crime rate in Fort Sanders area of Knoxville

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The RAIDS Online crime map shows over 100 crimes in the Fort Sanders area since August. (source: RAIDS Online) The RAIDS Online crime map shows over 100 crimes in the Fort Sanders area since August. (source: RAIDS Online)

By TEARSA SMITH
6 News Anchor/Reporter

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - In light of Tuesday's triple shooting in the Fort Sanders neighborhood, 6 News took a look at the crime rate in that area during this UT school year so far.

From August 21, 2013 to the present, more than 100 crimes were reported in the area, according to crime mapping system RAIDS Online.

Thirty percent of the crimes were burglary, 30 percent were theft, 15 percent were burglary from a motor vehicle, 9 percent were motor vehicle theft, seven percent were assault, five percent were aggravated assault, and four percent were robbery.

If you would like to see the crimes reported in your neighborhood, click here.

 

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