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We know repressible crime is affected by having more police officers on the streets,'' Feuer said, who is calling for the city to take the federal grant.
Yet the LAPD considers homicide to be a repressible crime, one that in theory can be countered with an increased police presence, Alba said.
Other factors believed responsible include changing demographics, the 1994 Northridge Earthquake and a 1994 LAPD decision to reclassify homicides and aggravated assaults as repressible crimes so police officers are held accountable for decreasing their rates, the study said.
In the Foothill Division alone, what police call repressible crime, including car burglaries and thefts, also has declined - 2.
Together, we have addressed repressible crimes, scams of the elderly, graffiti, nuisance crime, drug dealers, gang members - the list goes on.
Homicide in reality is the least repressible of crimes,'' Block said.
7 percent reduction in repressible violent crime and a 12.