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June 5, 2014 at 6:20 PM

Times analysis: Violent crime rare in Seattle Pacific University area

By Justin Mayo

Violent crime is rare in the Seattle Pacific University area, according to a Seattle Times analysis. 

Over the past four years, Seattle Police recorded only 14 violent crimes, which is slightly more than three incidents a year.

Police counted seven threats, six assaults and one robbery during that period.

Of the 252 incidents in the area, about 90 percent were property crimes such as car prowls, auto thefts and bike thefts, police records show.

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