According to a comprehensive report from China News Service, September 1st, according to data from the New York City Police Department, as of the evening of August 30, local time, there have been more than 1,000 shootings in New York City in 2020. In the past four weeks, there have been an average of about 10 per day. People become victims of shootings.
Data map: On August 9, local time, pedestrians in Times Square, New York, USA.
According to data released by New York City on the 31st, as of the evening of August 30, a total of 1,004 shootings occurred in New York City in 2020, while at the same time in 2019, the data was only 537.
The Brooklyn police ridiculed: "Mayor, it's time to stop calling New York City the safest big city (in the United States)."
According to reports, since the week before Labor Day, there has been a surge in shooting violence in New York City.
Over the past 13 weeks, compared with the same period in 2019, there have been 375 shooting incidents and an increase of 499 victims.
According to data from the New York City Police Department, in the 28 days ending August 30, a total of 277 shooting victims were recorded-which means that an average of nearly 10 people were shot every day.