New York City's Stop-and-Frisk Hotspots

The map below shows the number of stop and frisk incidents as recorded by the NYPD for every block in New York City in 2011. Click on each block to see the number of stops that took place there. The 50 individual blocks that saw the most stops last year are highlighted in pink.

TOP HOTSPOTS
Blocks with the most stops in NYC
SELECTION
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stops
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arrests
CITY WIDE
685,724
stops
40,883
arrested
Number of stops
0-2
3-5
6-11
12-28
29-611
612-1179
Stories from the street
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Interactive by Michael Keller, Alice Brennan and Mike Sullivan. Additional reporting by Carmel DeAmicis, Alexander Hotz, Rani Molla, Edward Small, Janet Upadhye. Special thanks to Brian Abelson, Mike Caprio, and Susan McGregor.
Source: NYPD Stop-and-Frisk data 2011; U.S. Census.