Uniform Crime Report

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Report: New Jersey Crime Rates Fall Overall, But Murders Up

About one-third of the state’s murders happened in Essex County, according to the report.


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NJ Sees Lowest Murder Rate In 10 Years

In all, violent crime went down by four percent from 28,281 reported incidents to 27,108. It marked the eighth consecutive year that the crime rate decreased.


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Report: NYC Remains Safest Big City In The U.S.

NYC beat out San Jose and San Diego in an analysis released by the FBI – which ranked Index Crime rates of the 25 largest cities in the country.