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Singapore. 2008 ‘Manpower Statistics - Crime Statistics.’ Singapore Police Force Annual 2008. Singapore: Singapore Police Force. 31 March
2007 was the second year that the overall crime fell, after a four-year period of increase between 2002 and 2005. The crime rate per 100,000 population mark fell from 756 in 2006 to 715 in 2007. 2007 was the ninth consecutive year in which the crime rate remained below the 1,000 crimes per 100,000 population mark.
In terms of arrests, a total of 20,107 persons were arrested for overall crime in 2007, an increase of 2.4% from the preceding year.