POSTED: Monday, June 25, 2012 - 5:30pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 26, 2012 - 9:25am
Longview, TX — Longview Police Department is encouraging citizens to get involved in their community and help police fight crime.
In 2011 the city of Longview saw a decrease in crime from previous years and this years numbers are similiar to last year.
Police officials tell KETK one reason is because of involvement from residents in neighborhoods looking out for crime in their area.
To get involved go here .