By Bob Tannenhauser
The NYPD released the citywide crime statistics for the month of July 2022 with a comparison to July 2021. The charts below present the data for the city as a whole and the reported incidents for the 20th and 24th precincts, which serve the Upper West Side, for the 28-day period ending July 24th versus the same period last year. The city has seen an increase in murder and shooting incidents and the overall crime index has increased 30.5%. The 20th and 24th precincts have also experienced an increase in crime incidents of 55.41% and 31.43% respectively.
NEW YORK CITY
|Grand Larceny Auto||1,142||+25.9%|
|Grand Larceny Auto||11||-8.3%|
|Grand Larceny Auto||13||+30%|