NYC Murder Rate & Crime Map
According to FBI data on murder rates, 515 people were murdered in New York City in 2011 giving NYC a murder rate of 6.27 murders per 100,000 people. In nearby Jersey City, the murder rate was 7.25 in 2011; while in Newark it was significantly higher at 34.16 murders per 100,000 people. For more New York City crime stats and to see a New York City crime map, check out PolicyMap, an innovative online mapping tool designed to give you "all the data you need, all in one place, all online."
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