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Stop-And-Frisk Use Drops, NYC Fails To Descend Into Chaos

Posted 03.04.2014 | Black Voices

The number of police stops in New York City has continued its steep decline in 2014. Contrary to warnings, however, the city still hasn't descended in...

NYC Murder Rate The Lowest In Recorded History

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.30.2013 | New York

New York City had fewer murders in 2013 than any year in its recorded history, according to a statement from the mayor's office. As of Sunday, Dec...

A Week Without Murder In NYC

Posted 10.15.2013 | New York

New York City has gone one week without a murder, the mayor's office announced Monday. From October 7 through Sunday, the NYPD recorded no homicides--...

NYC Murder Rate Falling To Historic Low

Posted 09.27.2013 | New York

The number of homicides in New York City has dropped nearly 27 percent in 2013, putting the city on pace to set a record low. Newsday reports that...

NYC Murder Rate Falling To Historic Low, Says NYPD

Newsday | Anthony M. Destefano | Posted 09.01.2013 | New York

Homicides in New York City are dropping to the point where if current trends continue, the number of killings could this year sink to lowest levels si...

60 Percent Of NYC Murder Victims Last Year Were Black

Newsday | Anthony M DeStefano | Posted 06.08.2013 | New York

In New York City, you wait till the midnight hour to see who might be killed -- that's when close to 40 percent of the homicides took place last year,...

A Cold, Murder-Less Week In NYC

Newsday | Anthony M DeStefano | Posted 03.27.2013 | New York

At a time of bone chilling cold, New York City has gone a full seven days -- from Wednesday to Wednesday -- without a homicide, a statistical anomaly ...