In Paris for 2017, sexual assaults were up 7.6%.
Le Parisien (translated):
The work of the forces of law and order has been supported in 2017 in Paris and the small crown. The prefect of police prepare a report for us.
Michel Delpuech, prefect of police of Paris, has drawn up this Thursday the balance of the delinquency in Paris, in the Hauts-de-Seine, Seine-Saint-Denis and Val-de-Marne for the past year. He received us in his office in the Ile-de-la-Cité.
What is the general feeling about the year 2017 ?
Michel Delpuech. The phenomena of delinquency are contained and our action to be supported with significant results. For example, the offences against property are in slight decline. The team that has wanted to tackle at the Ritz (editor’s NOTE : on the 10th of January has been chewed and picked it up quickly. This is due to a good grid of the territory. After that, there is also the efficiency of the security measures taken by hotels or luxury jewellers, which discourages the aggressors. Conversely burglaries are on the rise notably strong in Paris. But the theft of cars, or related to the car, have them dropped.
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