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 includes the area between 37th and 64th streets and Cottage Grove Avenue to Lake Shore Drive/Stony Island Avenue (not including Jackson Park).

Hyde Park-South Kenwood Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31, 2016
Average YTD
2011-2015
Reported YTD
2016

Total 2016 year-to-date violent crime is 8 percent higher when compared to the five-year period 2011 through 2015.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 2 4
Criminal Sexual Assault 12 14
Robbery 134 142
Agg. Battery & Assault 56 60
Total violent crime 204 220
UCPD Patrol Area Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31, 2016
Average YTD
2011-2015
Reported YTD
2016

Total 2016 year-to-date violent crime shows a 0.2 percent increase when compared to the year-to-date average for the five-year period 2011 through 2015.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 6 10
Criminal Sexual Assault 23 28
Robbery 258 249
Agg. Battery & Assault 165 166
Total violent crime 452 453