Busted! Crime Maps allows citizens to digitally search and monitor local crime.
April 19, 2013
Busted! Grid, the leading innovator in the aggregation of crime information, announces the addition of Spokane, Washington to its interactive crime-mapping website BustedMaps.com The comprehensive database of over 33 million incidents has added over 100,000 reports from the Spokane Police Department.
Busted! Crime Maps is a tool that allows residents to view and monitor crime incidents in their neighborhood. Users are able to search reported police incidents in 17 categories including theft, drugs, sex crimes, and traffic by date and location. Currently, Busted! Crime Maps gives residents in 28 states access to detailed reports broken down by city, state, and address.
According to the FBI Uniform Crime Report data, crime in Spokane has been relatively consistent the past few years. However, in 2011 crime in Spokane was higher than in other Washington cities such as Seattle, Tacoma, and Yakima. Busted! Crime Maps can help residents stay informed about public safety issues by showing users the type of incidents reported in their neighborhoods.
Information on BustedMaps.com is gathered directly from police jurisdictions to ensure accuracy and additions to the database are added daily. The Busted! Grid resources and tools have helped solve cold cases, generate tips, alert citizens about criminals and criminal activity in their neighborhood and more. To learn more about crime trends in Spokane or other cities visit BustedMaps.com.
About Busted! Grid
The Busted! Grid network is the leading innovator in the aggregation of crime information that empowers citizens to be aware of criminal activity, be informed in their communities and be proactive in the ongoing fight against crime.