Crime in San Francisco: Geographic Distribution

The following is a picture showing the distribution of crime in northern downtown San Francisco, with each cell containing the number of crimes occurring in the vicinity of the indicated intersection over the past year. In the case where breaks occur in streets, the number in the cells represents the data for the vicinity of where the intersection would have been. The negative-sloping near-diagonal interface at the right is the Embarcadero. The positive-sloping diagonal interface at the bottom is Market Street.

In the following chart, communities are labeled.

Data Source: SF Police

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