Florida-Georgia weekend arrests down

Published On: Nov 06 2013 05:29:16 PM EST


The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office has released a recap of the crime that took place over the Florida-Georgia weekend.

According to reports, arrests this year were down from the 2012 game weekend. This year there were 32 arrests -- two felonies and 30 misdemeanors. In 2012, there were 38 arrests -- three felonies and 35 misdemeanors.

While there were 111 citations with notice to appear in 2012, there were only 64 this year.

After 75 ejections from the stadium during the 2012 game, the number dropped to 51 this year.

According to the report, no major incidents occurred in the area during the game weekend.


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