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Decline In Crime  



Crime rates in the Bronx are at levels that have not been seen in decades. Violent crime is down 73% since 1990. During this time the number of homicides in the Bronx has been reduced by 83%, from 653 in 1990 to 95 in 2014. Furthermore, 2014 was the eighteenth consecutive year with fewer than 200 homicides. The number of homicides remain at a level not seen since the 1960s. Grand larceny auto also declined again in 2015 and down substantially from 1990 levels.

 

Decline in Violent Crime

 

Decline in Homicide

 

Decline in Grand Larceny Auto