The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police has released its July 2020 Uniform Crime Report (UCR) statistics sheets citywide and for all six police zones.
The statistics, which cover July 1 to July 31 inclusive, are prepared by the Pittsburgh Bureau of Police Crime Analysis Unit.
It found that the City experienced an overall 7.4% increase in incidences of crime in July compared with the previous month, but a 16.8% decrease compared with July of 2019 and a 24.8% decrease when compared with the five-year average.
It should be noted that the more serious Part 1 crimes against the person and property decreased by 35.4% compared with July of last year and by 42.8% measured against the five-year average.
See graphics below for further detail and descriptions of Part 1 and Part 2 coded crimes.
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.