A focus on offenders and using technology to make sure officers are in the right place at the right time has brought crime figures to a 20 year low in Leicester.
Chief Constable Simon Cole told ITV Central that they have seen a drop of 10 % in reported crime in 2012.
The fall in crime is equivalent to 6,849 fewer victims of crime than in 2011.
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Monday will see another fine and dry day after a cloudier start for some.
Low cloud will gradually become confined to the coast allowing sunny spells in the afternoon.
Into the evening it will remain dry with the best of the clear spells in the west.