There has been a boost in local crime in Greenville.

Greenville, TX

– For most of the past four years, the City of Greenville has enjoyed significant reductions in its overall crime rate. The past few months have been a different story, as the rate appears to be slowly rising. Local police officials say they are doing everything they can to address the problem.

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