Violent Crime Report

“Violent Crime” includes murder, criminal sexual assault, robbery and aggravated battery and assault. The tables below compare year-over-year violent crime data in the Hyde Park-South Kenwood neighborhood, which is comprised of the area between 47th and 61st streets, from Cottage Grove Avenue to Lake Michigan and the UCPD patrol area, which is comprised of the area between 37th and 64th Streets and Cottage Grove Avenue to Lake Shore Drive/Stony Island Ave. (not including Jackson Park).

Hyde Park-South Kenwood
Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31
Average YTD
2008–2012
Reported YTD
2013

Total 2013 year-to-date violent crime is 26% lower than the average of the comparable year-to-date totals in the 5 years 2008 to 2012.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 2 2
Criminal Sexual Assault 11 10
Robbery 151 116
Aggravated Battery & Assault 64 41
Total violent crime 228 169
UCPD Patrol Area
Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31
Average YTD
2008–2012
Reported YTD
2013

Total 2013 year-to-date violent crime is 28% lower than the average of the comparable year-to-date totals in the 5 years 2008 to 2012.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 5 4
Criminal Sexual Assault 24 21
Robbery 277 232
Aggravated Battery & Assault 224 122
Total violent crime 530 379