Citizens Crime Commission of New York City

A non-partisan non-profit organization working to make criminal justice
and public safety policies and practices more effective through innovation,
research, and education.
January 31, 2019
Crime Commission President Richard Aborn discusses New York's leadership to reduce gun violence
» watch the Spectrum News video

November 9, 2018
Responding to the Complexities of Trauma
» read the article

September 26, 2018
Closing Rikers will make the city safer.
Unnecessary incarcerations do more harm than good.
» read the Crain's article

July 2, 2018
Wendy Prudencio discusses gang violence prevention on NY1 Noticias panel
» watch NY1 Noticias video (in Spanish)

June 8, 2018
Richard Aborn discusses New York City's gun violence intervention strategies at New Yorkers Under the Gun panel
» read The Crime Report article
» read the City Limits article
» watch video from the event

Mass shootings have taken place consistently throughout American history, in every region of the country. Over the last 30 years, however, assault weapons and large-capacity ammunition magazines—which hold more than 10 rounds—have proliferated, allowing assailants to become much more destructive. Crime Commission analyses show, the results have been deadly for Americans.
» read the February 2018 update to the Mayhem Multiplied report
» read the 2016 Mayhem Multiplied report
» read about the Large-Capacity Ammunition Magazines Ban
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