Reno's homicide rate declined in the first half of this year over the same time in 2004.
An F-B-I report says three murders were reported in Reno during
that time frame, compared with six in the previous year.
So far in 2005, seven homicides have been reported in Reno, with
five occurring in the last two months.
The report says Reno's violent crimes rose by more than 4