Youth Crime Falling In CK

Crimes committed by Chatham-Kent youth continue to drop.

There were 520 incidents involving youth in 2013, down about 30 from the year before, and half as many as in 2009.

Boys make up the bulk of the suspects at 79%, and just 84 people were responsible for half of the calls to police.

All told, 343 kids accounted for all the reported youth crime last year.