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DeKalb Police Department reports a decrease in crime, increase in service calls in 2017

In this March 22 file photo, John Petragallo, then DeKalb Police Department deputy chief, exits the podium after a Committee of the Whole meeting.

Lindsey Salvatelli

March 22, 2018

The DeKalb Police Department has reported a decrease in violent and property crime in 2017.John Petragallo, DeKalb Police Department deputy chief, delivered the department’s service level review during Tuesday’s special Committee of the Whole meeting. The service level review is compiled data th...