New York City Crime

NYPD in Brownsville
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February 05, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City saw 27 murders last month, that's five more than in January 2018, but overall the NYPD says crime was down. RELATED: Three-borough crime spree ends with officer shooting suspect | De Blasio touts neighborhood policing as crime hits record low | NYC sees sharp...
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January 03, 2019 - 11:42 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O'Neil were at the 67th precinct in Brooklyn on Thursday, reflecting on record-low crime numbers for 2018. As of last Sunday, the city had recorded five fewer killings than the 292 investigated in 2017. That year's figure...
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July 10, 2018 - 1:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It's a good news - bad news situation regarding crime in the city. First the good news from Chief of Department Terence Monahan. "Overall crime for the first six months of the year is down 1.8 percent, 853 crimes compared to the first six months of 2017," he said. That's...
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