Incidents

Year to Date Through 09/29/2020

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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.

  -7%

90,234
Incidents YTD

All Offenses

  -8%

27,982
Incidents YTD

Violent Offenses

  -4%

50,573
Incidents YTD

Property Offenses

  -35%

6,518
Incidents YTD

Drug Offenses

  25%

2,350
Incidents YTD

Firearms Offenses

All Offenses

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
All Violent Offenses 29,390 30,550 30,155 29,310 28,919 30,314 27,982 -8% 29,851 29,072 -3%
All Property Offenses 54,619 55,312 54,375 53,169 53,279 52,571 50,573 -4% 54,369 52,141 -4%
All Drug Offenses 11,002 9,177 9,231 10,193 9,664 10,018 6,518 -35% 9,901 8,733 -12%
All Firearms Offenses 1,097 938 1,412 1,525 1,614 1,878 2,350 25% 1,243 1,947 57%
All Other Offenses 3,086 3,143 1,960 1,359 957 1,209 827 -32% 2,387 998 -58%
Uncategorized Offenses 833 1,648 605 623 635 1,028 1,984 93% 927 1,216 31%
All Offenses 100,027 100,768 97,738 96,179 95,068 97,018 90,234 -7% 98,678 94,107 -5%

Violent

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Homicide 189 200 211 230 247 250 318 27% 208 272 31%
Rape 889 1,004 930 845 803 758 581 -23% 917 714 -22%
Robbery/Gun 2,046 2,078 1,865 1,712 1,535 1,526 1,187 -22% 1,925 1,416 -26%
Robbery/Other 2,850 2,818 2,579 2,606 2,241 2,598 2,047 -21% 2,713 2,295 -15%
Aggravated Assault/Gun 1,565 1,726 1,688 1,681 1,735 1,930 2,707 40% 1,665 2,124 28%
Aggravated Assault/Other 4,067 4,127 4,059 4,037 3,998 4,165 3,969 -5% 4,072 4,044 -1%
Other Assaults, Threats of Violence, Harassment 17,042 17,821 18,129 17,480 17,661 18,335 16,650 -9% 17,618 17,549 0%
Sexual Assault, Statutory Rape, and Other Sex Offenses 742 776 694 719 699 752 523 -30% 733 658 -10%
All Violent Offenses 29,390 30,550 30,155 29,310 28,919 30,314 27,982 -8% 29,851 29,072 -3%

Property

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Burglary/Residential 5,791 4,984 4,202 3,869 3,759 3,509 2,625 -25% 4,712 3,298 -30%
Burglary/Commercial 1,430 1,149 1,054 1,052 1,043 930 2,267 144% 1,171 1,413 21%
Theft from Auto 9,381 9,343 10,161 10,213 10,001 9,846 9,375 -5% 9,774 9,741 0%
Theft 17,520 17,203 16,834 16,672 16,945 17,918 15,489 -14% 17,057 16,784 -2%
Auto Theft 1,706 1,301 1,176 1,109 1,305 1,314 3,372 157% 1,323 1,997 51%
Fraud 7,408 9,708 8,963 8,614 9,174 7,618 6,436 -16% 8,673 7,743 -11%
Embezzlement 282 293 262 334 251 304 171 -44% 293 242 -17%
Vandalism 11,101 11,331 11,723 11,306 10,801 11,132 10,838 -3% 11,365 10,924 -4%
All Property Offenses 54,619 55,312 54,375 53,169 53,279 52,571 50,573 -4% 54,369 52,141 -4%

Drugs

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Drug Offenses 7,691 5,658 5,944 7,280 7,198 8,037 5,133 -36% 6,643 6,789 2%
DUI 2,774 2,908 2,849 2,674 2,306 1,784 1,285 -28% 2,801 1,792 -36%
Public Drunkenness 310 407 330 130 66 103 36 -65% 294 68 -77%
Liquor Law Violations 227 204 108 109 94 94 64 -32% 162 84 -48%
All Drug Offenses 11,002 9,177 9,231 10,193 9,664 10,018 6,518 -35% 9,901 8,733 -12%

Firearms

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Firearms Violations (including Illegal Possession) 1,097 938 1,412 1,525 1,614 1,878 2,350 25% 1,243 1,947 57%
All Firearms Offenses 1,097 938 1,412 1,525 1,614 1,878 2,350 25% 1,243 1,947 57%

Other

Yearly Incidents by Police District

Data: YTD Count of Incidents by Offense Category

Offense Category 2014 YTD 2015 YTD 2016 YTD 2017 YTD 2018 YTD 2019 YTD 2020 YTD Yr-Yr
Change
’14-’17
Avg
’18-’20
Avg
’14-’17 Avg
Compared to
’18-’20 Avg
Prostitution/Sex Work Related Offenses 978 823 640 739 516 582 161 -72% 795 420 -47%
Disorderly Conduct 2,108 2,320 1,320 620 441 627 666 6% 1,592 578 -64%
All Other Offenses 3,086 3,143 1,960 1,359 957 1,209 827 -32% 2,387 998 -58%