Crime Rate Down in Bangor 

The number of crimes committed in Bangor this year is down from last year.That’s according to Deputy Police Chief Peter Arno.He says the 2010 year-to-date figures show a 17-percent drop in crime in Bangor.Earlier this week the state released figures showing Bangor had the highest crime rate in Maine in 2009…nearly triple the statewide average for communities with populations over 10-thousand.