Major crime in New York City, 2009-2014
There were 185,191 violent or property crimes recorded in the five boroughs of New York City in 2014 by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services, a 4.7 percent decrease from 2013. The division counts violent crimes (murder, forcible rape, robbery and aggravated assault) and property crimes (burglary, larceny and motor vehicle theft) reported by the New York Police Department. The table below gives a breakdown by borough. Data updated June 29, 2015.