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Pittsburgh Police Release Annual Uniform Crime Report Statistics for 2020

Date: February 12, 2021
Incident Type: Annual crime stats
Location: Citywide

The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police has released its Annual Uniform Crime Report (UCR) statistics sheets for 2020, both citywide and for all six police zones.

The statistics, which cover January 1 to December 31, 2020 are prepared by the Crime Analysis Unit.

Citywide in 2020, Part 1 offenses, which include violent crimes and property crimes, fell by 20% from the previous year.

Part 1 Crimes also declined by nearly 32% last year when compared with the five-year average. 

See graphics below for further detail and descriptions of Part 1 and Part 2 coded crimes, as well as detailed statistics broken down for each police zone.



Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz