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, 2020
Average YTD
2015-2019
Reported YTD
2020

Total 2020 year-to-date violent crime is 1 percent higher when compared to the average for the five-year period 2015 through 2019.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 3 1
Criminal Sexual Assault 14 10
Robbery 143 128
Agg. Battery & Assault 67 90
Total violent crime 227 229
UCPD Patrol Area Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31, 2020
Average YTD
2015-2019
Reported YTD
2020

Total 2020 year-to-date violent crime shows an 3% decrease when compared to the year-to-date average for the five-year period 2015 through 2019.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 6 2
Criminal Sexual Assault 29 21
Robbery 244 185
Agg. Battery & Assault 166 225
Total violent crime 445 433