Skip to comments.Zero Murders Last Week – Weekly Update on Murders and Shootings in New York City
Posted on 10/14/2013 8:07:02 PM PDT by nickcarraway
No New Murders Reported in the Five Boroughs Since October 6th
In 2012, New York City saw the lowest number of murders and the lowest number of shootings at any time since comparable records were kept, with 419 murders and 1,374 shootings. Below is a year-to-date update on murders and shootings in 2013. This update is provided every week by the Mayors Office.
Through Sunday, October 13th, New York City has seen 90 fewer murders than at this point last year: 256 murders in 2013 compared to 346 murders in 2012 a decrease of 26.0 percent.
Murders committed with firearms represent 148 of the 256 murders in 2013, 57.8 percent.
Through Sunday, October 13th, the number of murders committed with firearms is down by 60 from last year: 148 in 2013 compared to 208 in 2012 a decrease of 28.8 percent.
Through Sunday, October 13th, New York City has seen 266 fewer total shootings than at this point last year: 879 shootings in 2013 compared to 1,145 shootings in 2012 a decrease of 23.2 percent.
The president murders last week?
No murders in just a week in a population of 8.35 million is not necessarily statistically significant.
it also means that new york is too expensive for murderers...check out newark, union city and parts of CT if you want the real stats.
Hmmmmmmm. I wonder if this means that some percentage of the “routine” murders didn’t happen because the murderers were furloughed?
Which enemies of the state got temporary reprieves?
Murder rate down.
Gas Prices down.
How much worse will it get?
They ‘ve yet to recover bodies.
Sad comment on our society when a week without any murders is newsworthy
I thought everything was supposed to fall apart after ‘Stop ‘n Frisk’ was ruled unconstitutional.
The Government Shutdown strikes again.
Sure there were.
They just haven’t found the bodies yet.