Crime Rates

NYPD Commissioner Commissioner Bill Bratton on Thursday, Aug. 28. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bratton: NYC Crime Is Down, Media Hype Is Not True

Police Commissioner Bill Bratton said Thursday that he absolutely wants to rebut the terror the news media has created about crime.

08/28/2014

A Newark Police Department cruiser. (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Crime Increases Raise Issue Of Police Layoffs

The increase in crime in Newark has come after much-publicized layoffs that cut nearly 15 percent of the police force at the end of last year, creating an “I-told-you-so” moment for many observers inside and outside the law enforcement community.

05/15/2011

Central Park Crime Rate

Central Park Crime Rate Sees 52 Percent Spike

Central Park has seen a 52 percent increase in felonies during the first 7 months of this year as compared to 2009 — most of them grand larcenies.

1010 WINS–08/06/2010