As of May 25, 2024 there have been 67 Homicides in DC, a decrease of 26% from the same period in 2023 (90). Meanwhile, Motor Vehicle Thefts are down 31% (1,899 vs 2,760) so far this year compared to 2023. Assault with a dangerous weapon is down 27% from 2023. Theft has decreased 0% in 2024 (vs. 2023) while "Theft from Auto" is down 18% (2,494 vs. 3,054). Robbery is down 29% from 2023 numbers and Burglary has decreased 24%.

DC Crime Data over the past 365 days (compared to the year prior)

  May 25, 2022 - May 25, 2023 May 25, 2023 - May 25, 2024 % change
Homicide 211 250 18%
Motor Vehicle Theft 5,220 5,971 14%
Assault with a Dangerous Weapon 1,379 1,259 ↓ 9%
Theft 11,660 13,368 15%
Theft from Auto 7,952 7,221 ↓ 9%
Robbery 2,294 3,158 38%
Burglary 1,027 995 ↓ 3%

DC Violent Crime Data to Date (2024)

DC Motor Vehicle Theft Data to Date (2024)

1,899 incidents of Motor Vehicle Theft in 2024 - Top 5 Neighborhoods


Rank Neighborhood Incidents % of Total
1 Edgewood, Bloomingdale, Truxton Circle, Eckington 170 9%
2 Ivy City, Arboretum, Trinidad, Carver Langston 132 7%
3 Union Station, Stanton Park, Kingman Park 122 6%
4 Columbia Heights, Mt. Pleasant, Pleasant Plains, Park View 121 6%
5 Congress Heights, Bellevue, Washington Highlands 98 5%
* Data references "Neighborhood Clusters" that have been used for community planning for many years. / The District of Columbia does not have official neighborhood boundaries.

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