The variety of arrests reported Easter weekend, from Friday April 2 to Sunday April 4, within the Santa Clarita Valley rose to 26 during the last weekend, ending a development of steadily descending weekend crime numbers.
This whole is roughly 61% extra arrests than these of the earlier weekend of March 26 to twenty-eight, indicating a spike in arrests in comparison with the descending charge of the earlier two weeks that totaled 16 and 15 arrests respectively.
Out of the 26 reported arrests over the weekend, greater than two-thirds have been associated to medication or alcohol, with 10 reported incidents of driving underneath the affect (DUI), 5 for possession of a managed substance, two for being underneath the affect of a managed substance, and one for public intoxication.
This variety of drug-and-alcohol-related arrests elevated by 11 greater than the earlier weekend, by which solely 5 such arrests appeared in reserving logs.
The reported variety of DUI arrests elevated by eight, and the variety of total drug-and-alcohol-related arrests is up by 11 in contrast with final weekend.
The opposite eight arrests unrelated to medication and alcohol included one for tried housebreaking, 4 for violence towards spouses or former spouses, and three for tampering with or taking autos with out proprietor consent.
Out of the entire variety of reported arrests made, the variety of felony expenses was solely 30% of the entire arrests.
Representing a rise in whole reported crimes, this new spike in arrests featured greater than half of people who have been from addresses exterior of Santa Clarita.
15 arrests reported in police logs over the weekend featured dwelling addresses in cities exterior of Santa Clarita, with one reportedly from exterior of California.
One of many 10 people arrested for driving underneath the affect was from an deal with positioned within the state of Texas.
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