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TBI: Crime up on Tennessee campuses

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Crime is up slightly on college campuses in Tennessee - according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's recent "Crime on Campus" report.

27% of all crimes reported were considered theft. 

Assaults went up by 21% and fraud increased by 8%, compared to the year before.

On the UTC campus, 21 assaults were reported in 2016 -- that's up six from the year before.
            
There's good news for the Chattanooga State campus, with theft decreasing from 16 to 13 cases.

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