To Friends, Supporters and Those Interested in the Hartford Police Department:
As my first Blog, I wish to take the opportunity to provide you with an update as to the state of crime in our city during the first quarter of 2008, and some plans I address my serious concern with respect to gun related violence in our city. Click on the heading above or links below for a briefing on the HPD's first quarter crime statistics as reported to the FBI under Uniform Crime Reports, as well as photos, maps, and background data. I hope you will find of interest and clairty with respect to public safety issues facing the City of Hartford.
Map of 188 gun related incidents between March 16 and May 14, 2008
Bar chart of 1st Quarter HPD Crime Statistics 2008,
Index of 1st Quarter HPD Crime Statistics 2008
Click here to view five years of City of Hartford crime statistics on the HPD's Crime Analysis and Statistics webpage.