Alabama's crime rate is declining.
According to a report released Friday by the state criminal justice information center. Alabama's 2013 crime rate was down four percent.
The report used individual crime statistics reported by 350 Alabama law enforcement agencies. In addition to the overall decrease in crime, the report shows a five percent drop in the number of property crimes and a three percent drop in the number of violent crimes.
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