Washington, D.C. has now surpassed 100 murders in the city this year.
Washington, D.C., has recorded 100 homicides in the first six months of 2023, the earliest that the district has hit the mark in two decades.
Great job everybody!
Check out the Crime Data for the District:
2023 Year-to-Date Crime Comparison* As of September 5, 2023
2023 Year-to-Date Crime Comparison*As of June 7, 2023
The statistics below reflect the data entered into MPD's records management system (Cobalt) as of 12 am on the date above. The homicide numbers are based on numbers submitted by the Homicide Branch.
|Assault w/ a Dangerous Weapon||596||605||2%|
|Violent Crime - Total||1,689||1,967||16%|
|Motor Vehicle Theft||1,386||3,028||118%|
|Theft from Auto||3,225||3,274||2%|
|Property Crime - Total||9,219||11,906||29%|
|All Crime - Total||10,908||13,873||27%|