Police - Violent Crimes Cleared

Performance Measure

Increased percentage change of Violent Crimes Cleared.


Year to year increase clearance for violent crimes.

Analysis of Performance*

Metric Definition*

Monthly and Annual comparison of clearance rates.


Citizens who have been victimized should have their cases solved. This is also important to ensure the criminal element in the city is aware if they do a crime they will be caught.

Impact on Performance*

Investigations is severely understaffed. Cases are triaged to only work those is the most leads, leaving many others with no investigation. This goal will require an increase in detectives.


  • Analysis of Performance: Explains how data results are  displayed, anomalies, or other points that went into generating the numbers.
  • Metric Definition: Identifies what constitutes the metric and identifies combined classifications
  • Importance: Tells why the metric is important and how it is useful, or, what will it help the City accomplish or understand by knowing
  • Impact on Performance: States how this measure is an indicator of or influencer on the delivery of service?