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Published January 23, 2013, 10:43 PM

Colder Weather Bringing Down Crime Rate

These freezing temperatures are keeping people indoors and local police say it's also keeping criminals off the streets.

These freezing temperatures are keeping people indoors and local police say it's also keeping criminals off the streets.

A good effect of the frigid weather is that Grand Forks crime rates drop off during winter months and even more so when the chill drops below zero. Melanie Orlins has more.

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