August crime, fire service data for Salem area now available
Salem Reporter is continuing to compile and publish monthly crime and fire data from the various public safety agencies in the area.
Salem Reporter is continuing to publish monthly call data from public safety agencies in Marion County.
This is a snapshot of August numbers compared to the same time last year.
The data came from the Salem Police Department, the Marion County Sheriff's Office, Salem Fire Department and Marion County Fire District.
Marion County Sheriff's Office calls for service August 2018/2019.
Marion County Fire Department calls August 2018/2019.
Salem Police Department calls for service August 2018/2019.
Salem Fire Department calls for service August 2018/2019.
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