LANCASTER, Calif.—The Antelope Valley has done it again. Crime has dropped in both Palmdale and Lancaster, and it’s seeming to become a trend.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, during the second quarter of this year, crime decreased in Palmdale 8.98 percent compared with same period in 2010. And for Lancaster, crime is down 21.7 percent compared with the same period in 2010. Overall, crime has gone down in Lancaster 35 percent over the past three years.