Where do the highest amount of shootings in New York occur?
Which cities have the highest number of shootings in the state of New York? Using the most recent FBI Uniform Crime Report and New York Police Department statistics, we were able to find out the exact answer to this question. Generally, the number of shooting, and general crime rates, in the state of NY has been on the decline – from over two thousand homicides and violent crimes in 1990 to just over three hundred in 2014. However, there are areas in “The Empire State” where shootings, murder crimes, violent crimes as well as property crimes still dominate police filings and investigations. So, below are the NY’s 10 cities with the highest number of reported shootings. Read on!