Crime in New York City continues to decline, significantly. As of this morning, New York City is safer than it was last year. The city has experienced 101 fewer shootings and 11 fewer homicides year to date, when compared to last year (as of 6 a.m. on September 28, 2016).
Since the height of stop, question, and frisk in 2011, murders are down -31.65% in New York City:
Since the height of stop, question, and frisk in 2011, shootings are down -24.63% in New York City:
Since the height of stop, question, and frisk in 2011, overall crime is down -1.24% in New York City:
Stop, question, and frisks since 2011 have decreased nearly -97% in New York City:
|Year||7 majors (total crime)||Homicides||Shootings||Stop, question & frisk|