The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police has released its January 2021 Uniform Crime Report (UCR) statistics sheets city-wide and for all six police zones.
The statistics, which cover from January 1 to January 31, 2021, are prepared by the Crime Analysis Unit.
The numbers show that total crime rose about 14% from December 2020. However, total Part 1 crimes were 16% lower when compared with January of last year. Total crime was also more than 20% lower than the 5-year average for January.
See graphics below for further detail and descriptions of Part 1 and Part 2 coded crimes across all police zones.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.