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Metro unveils new crime, ridership numbers

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Metro is expected to unveil new crime and ridership numbers at a meeting Thursday.

Ridership is slightly down through the first 9 months of fiscal year 2013 compared to the same time last year.

But it is higher than what was predicted.

The Metro board will also discuss a security report. They say overall crime is also down but robberies are up and more victims are confronting the suspects.

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