New Bedford Police: Crime Down in 2016
NEW BEDFORD—The New Bedford Police Department (NBPD) has released its crime statistics for 2016.  The number of all crimes in the City of New Bedford fell 10% from 4,488 in 2015 to 4,040 in 2016.

Changes in the numbers of crimes in various categories are summarized below and are detailed f…
Careers With The Highest Marital Rate
Through recent talks of careers with the highest divorce rate, I stumbled upon yet another interesting and completely opposite statistic: The highest 'marital' rate within couples who share a common or similar occupation.
A Sad Statistic
There are a lot of things to be proud of here in New England, but a new statistic released by the Boston Globe is certainly not one of them.
Are You Afraid of Flying? Check Out These Statistics
As details of the place crash that occurred over the weekend continue to emerge, I have heard a few conversations about it, including a detailed conversation between two people at the YMCA that I heard while waiting for my daughter to finish swim lessons.