Jamaica Gleaner / Recent crime statistics by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) show that 95 cases of praedial larceny have been reported to the police so far this year.
The cases were reported between January 1 and November 4.
The figure is 12 fewer when compared to the same period last year.
The number of cases has declined for the past four years.
In 2016, the number of preadial larceny cases totalled 107.
There were 167 cases the year before and 238 in 2014.