Here is a summary of the crime stats so far this year in the CWE: Total crime is down 15.3%Property crime is down 18.1%Crimes against people are up 13.8% (Almost all of that is driven by an increase in robberies. There are ten more this year) Aggravated assaults are down 3.8%
Yesterday's was the first homicide in the CWE this year.
Here is a summary of crime stats so far this year citywide: Total crime in the City is down 14.4%Property crime is down 18.4%Crimes against people are up 3.4%Robberies are down 14.4%Aggravated assaults are up 13.4%
St. Louis has had 77 homicides, down by four from last year year to date.