Nashville police claim to have one of the best records in the country for solving crime.
That’s what former Chief Ronal Serpas repeatedly told the Metro Council — and the police department’s own internal reviews backed him up.
But an exclusive NewsChannel 5 investigation discovered that may not be the truth. In fact, one expert said, the department appears to have been “fudging” the stats.
Today Serpas likely would have a hard time getting a job as dog catcher in Nashville but Mayor Half Moon harbored man love for him so he perfumed Serpas and brought him back home to NOLA to……
The NOPD says, with the exception of murders and burglaries, reported crimes increased in every major category.
The numbers reflect crime in the city for the first three months of 2012. But some wonder if all of the numbers are accurate.
One woman’s case raises questions about alleged downgrading of crimes.