Forest Hill on the Crime Map

LexisNexis has a “Community Crime Map” that says some good things about our neighborhood (and some not so good things about other parts of the city). 

If you visit the map on their Web page, you can choose the offenses to show, the time period, and nearly any other variable you can think of.

Here, for example, is the map for our area for this year (1/1/17 to 5/19/17):


Those little green badges with cars on them represent “Burglary from Motor Vehicle” in the language of the map.   That “3” at Reedy Creek and Riverside Dr. represents three of them.

But, then, we already knew that Theft from Motor Vehicle is the predominant offense reported in our neighborhood.