By Brooklyn Reader

January 27, 2014, 3:58 pm

 

88th Precinct

88th Precinct

Crime is up 33 percent in Fort Greene/Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct, for the week of January 13 – January 19, 2014, according to CompStat, the NYPD’s crime accountability and statistics system.

Although in the past 28-day cycle, crime dropped slightly, by 1.3 percent. It has trended upward beginning in 2014, showing a year-to-date statistic of a 4 percent increase, with 53 overall incidents to date, compared with 51 during this same time in 2013.

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For the month, the greatest increase in reported crime incidents is seen in grand larceny auto (car thefts)–  a 233 percent increase—with 10 incidents reported so far in the past 28-day cycle at the 88th Pct, versus three incidents reported during this same time last year.

There’s been a 25 percent decrease in murders, with nine reported murders in the 88th Pct. In the past month, versus 12 by this same time in 2013.


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