Incidents

Year to Date Through 01/20/2020

Definitions | Limitations

Whenever a crime is reported, it is logged as an incident by the Philadelphia Police Department. The report below is a summary of the Philadelphia Police Department’s published Parts I & II Incident data. Not all crime types are included. More information on this data can be found on the Crime Incidents page on OpenDataPhilly.

  -3%

8,013
Incidents YTD

All Offenses

  1%

720
Incidents YTD

Violent Offenses

  12%

2,581
Incidents YTD

Property Offenses

  -21%

560
Incidents YTD

Drug Offenses

All Offenses

The Philadelphia Police Department’s public data classifies crimes by a general code. Offense types on this report may be different than other reports on the dashboard. These are Parts I & II offenses only. Not all crime types are included in this report as they are on other pages. This data is considered preliminary reporting and is not authoritative.

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
All Violent Offenses 795 763 815 743 710 720 1% 791 724 -8%
All Property Offenses 2,310 2,246 2,125 2,003 2,312 2,581 12% 2,227 2,299 3%
All Drug Offenses 605 641 663 568 708 560 -21% 636 612 -4%
All Other Offenses 4,999 4,476 4,503 4,074 4,568 4,152 -9% 4,659 4,265 -8%
All Offenses 8,709 8,126 8,106 7,388 8,298 8,013 -3% 8,314 7,900 -5%

Violent Offenses

The Philadelphia Police Department’s public data classifies crimes by a general code. Offense types on this report may be different than other reports on the dashboard. These are Parts I & II offenses only. Not all crime types are included in this report as they are on other pages. This data is considered preliminary reporting and is not authoritative.

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Homicide 19 14 19 10 14 26 86% 17 17 0%
Rape 74 55 60 58 47 31 -34% 63 45 -29%
Robbery/Gun 189 182 191 147 123 123 0% 187 131 -30%
Robbery/Other 188 163 171 174 146 170 16% 174 163 -6%
Aggravated Assault/Gun 99 120 113 99 111 137 23% 111 116 5%
Aggravated Assault/Other 226 229 261 255 269 233 -13% 239 252 5%
All Violent Offenses 795 763 815 743 710 720 1% 791 724 -8%

Property Offenses

The Philadelphia Police Department’s public data classifies crimes by a general code. Offense types on this report may be different than other reports on the dashboard. These are Parts I & II offenses only. Not all crime types are included in this report as they are on other pages. This data is considered preliminary reporting and is not authoritative.

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Burglary/Residential 406 282 269 238 282 204 -28% 319 241 -24%
Burglary/Commercial 79 63 73 61 62 75 21% 72 66 -8%
Theft from Auto 599 654 595 540 700 664 -5% 616 635 3%
Theft 1,099 1,130 1,093 1,041 1,120 1,427 27% 1,107 1,196 8%
Auto Theft 127 117 95 123 148 211 43% 113 161 42%
All Property Offenses 2,310 2,246 2,125 2,003 2,312 2,581 12% 2,227 2,299 3%

Drug Offenses

The Philadelphia Police Department’s public data classifies crimes by a general code. Offense types on this report may be different than other reports on the dashboard. These are Parts I & II offenses only. Not all crime types are included in this report as they are on other pages. This data is considered preliminary reporting and is not authoritative.

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’15-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’15-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Drug Offenses 370 418 482 424 572 468 -18% 423 488 15%
DUI 235 223 181 144 136 92 -32% 213 124 -42%
All Drug Offenses 605 641 663 568 708 560 -21% 636 612 -4%