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, 2018
Average YTD
2013-2017
Reported YTD
2018

Total 2018 year-to-date violent crime is 29 percent higher when compared to the average for the five-year period 2013 through 2017.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 3 5
Criminal Sexual Assault 13 13
Robbery 135 168
Agg. Battery & Assault 55 80
Total violent crime 206 266
UCPD Patrol Area Violent Crimes
January 1–December 31, 2018
Average YTD
2013-2017
Reported YTD
2018

Total 2018 year-to-date violent crime shows a 1 percent increase when compared to the year-to-date average for the five-year period 2013 through 2017.
Sources: Chicago Police Department/UCPD

Murder 6 6
Criminal Sexual Assault 25 24
Robbery 255 234
Agg. Battery & Assault 146 172
Total violent crime 432 436