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Police Shootings and Rounds Fired Drop to Record Lows, Study Finds

The number of people shot and killed by police officers decreased 50 percent.

Fort Greene »

Ingersoll Houses See Nearly 19 Percent Drop in Crime

Citywide crime has dropped by 4.4 percent, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced.

Jamaica »

Shootings in Jamaica Drop by 40 Percent, Bucking Citywide Increase

There have been 13 shootings in the 103rd Precinct this year and officals say gun seizures have helped.

Fort Greene »

Spike Lee's Memorial to Victims of Alleged Police Violence Keeps Growing

Lee added memorials to Eric Garner, Mike Brown, John Crawford and Ezell Ford outside his studio.

Civic Center »

Bratton Points to Dropping Crime Stats to Defend His Tenure as Commissioner

Though the number of NYC shootings is up, NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton said crime is down overall.

Downtown Brooklyn »

NYPD Takes Fewer Guns Off the Streets as Shootings Rise, Stats Show

The latest data from police show that illegal gun recoveries have reached a new low.

Hunts Point »

3 People Arrested for Shooting Deaths of Two Bronx Cabdrivers, Police Say

The suspects were arrested in the deaths of Maodo Kane and another cabdriver, police said.

Civic Center »

NYPD Deploying Hundreds More Officers in High-Crime Areas This Summer

There will be more than 300 officers reassigned to precincts with the most shootings.

Civic Center »

Despite Bloody Weekend, Shootings Were Down Last Week: NYPD Data

Shootings are up 8 percent this year, but the NYPD got some respite with fewer incidents this week.  

Crown Heights »

Shootings on the Rise in Crown Heights, NYPD Stats Show

Four people were shot within a 12-hour period this week, police said.

Civic Center »

Bratton Calls Nearly 10 Percent Rise in Shootings a 'Reality' of NYC Crime

The commissioner said the nearly 10 percent rise in shootings was the reality of crime in the city.

Jamaica »

Council Caucus Demands 1,000 New Officers Amid Shooting Increase

Mayor de Blasio and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton have said existing staffing levels are sufficient.

Civic Center »

Crime Creeping Back Up After De Blasio Touts Record Lows

A month after Mayor de Blasio heralded historic lows, new NYPD stats show a rise in homicides.

Jamaica »

Shootings Drop More Than 30 Percent in Jamaica, Police Say

The number of shootings in the 103rd Precinct decreased by nearly 32 percent last year.

Crown Heights »

Cops Eye Ebbets Field Apartments in Neighborhood Crime Spike

Police say shootings and other crimes keep turning up links to Ebbets Field. 

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