With the recent homicide of Teahoga Glover last week, the number of homicides a year in Abilene came into question.
Here are the numbers according to the Lexis Nexis database:
Between 2000 and 2006, there were a total of 10 homicides.
From 2006 to 2010, the number of homicides increased to 32.
In the years 2010 to 2015, the number decreased to 30. And since 2016 to now, there have been a total of 12 homicides.