It would be great to “zero out” the major (“index”) crime statistics categories for any given year, but everyone knows that’s not going to happen. However, that doesn’t keep Hood County Sheriff Roger Deeds from wishing that impossible dream could come true.
“That’s the goal – to have it all zeroed out,” Deeds said. “So much of (crime) stems from drugs and drinking and domestic violence. Human behavior – you can’t really change that when you don’t have control over that.”
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