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Despite the NYPD's best efforts, 2014 continues to be a frightening time to be on the streets of New York City. The speed at which we do things has always been a point of pride, but it's become abundantly clear that New Yorkers need to slow down.  Today, WNYC's data lab shared a new chart featuring the names and ages of those involved in this year's 46 traffic-related deaths. Some are victims of car crashes or...
Yes, pedestrian deaths are at an all-time high and city policy hasn't caught up with the demand for safer streets, but a new  interactive graph shows us that the NYPD is working overtime to address the problem and get drivers to slow down. Today, WNYC put together this very helpful graph detailing what precincts (and thus neighborhoods) have seen significant increases in ticketing in the last year. In most Brooklyn neighborhoods, there's been a 30-150%...