By Brooklyn Reader

March 17, 2014, 3:32 pm


88th Precinct

88th Precinct

Crime is down 10 percent in Fort Greene/Clinton Hill’s 88th Precinct, for the week of March 3 – March 9, 2014, according to CompStat, the NYPD’s crime accountability and statistics system.

Although in the past 28-day cycle is up by 5 percent, it has trended downward for all incidents year to date, with 183 overall incidents since the beginning of the year, compared with 194 during this same time in 2013.

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For the month, the greatest percentage increase in reported crime incidents is seen in grand larceny auto (car thefts)–  a 100 percent increase—with 4 incidents reported so far in the past 28-day cycle at the 88th Pct, versus two incidents reported during this same time last year.

Year to date, there’s been  a 28 percent decrease in felony assaults, with 31 reported incidents in the 88th Pct., versus 43 by this same time in 2013.

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