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Tiffin crime rate drops 60%

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The City of Tiffin is reporting a 60% decrease in crime over the last year. That's the largest drop in nearly a decade.

Police statistics show the number of violent and property crimes dropped from more than 1100 in 2012 to about 450 in 2013.

The Chief of Police says visibility in the community and the practice of stopping people for field interviews helped cut the crime rate.

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