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Fall 10-26-2021


Recent reports point to slight reductions in New York City’s recent surge of shooting incidents. The number of shooting incidents was higher in 2020 and 2021 than in 2019, but the rate of increase appeared to be slowing. The degree of change varied across areas of the city.


Published first on October 26, 2021, and Revised December 2021. The revised version can also be found here:



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