STATISTICS

2019 – 364 Homicides – 260 days into the year as of September 18, 2019

  1. White – 18 = 5%
  2. Hispanic – 39 = 11%
  3. Black – 300 = 82%
  4. Other – 7 = 2%
    • 267 were black males = 89%
    • 32 were black females = 11%
    • Out of the 300: 250 were black males shot and killed = 83%
    • Out of the 300: 25 were black females shot and killed = 8%

 

2018 – 548 Homicides

  1. White – 43 = 8%
  2. Hispanic – 62 = 11%
  3. Black – 431 = 79%
  4. Other – 12 = 2%
    • 379 were black males = 89%
    • 52 were black females = 11%
    • Out of the 382 shootings: 351 were black males shot and killed = 92%
    • Out of the 382 shootings: 31 were black females shot and killed = 8%