www.abc6.com—The number of homicides and other violent crimes in Boston fell in 2019 when compared to the prior year. City police say there were 38 homicides in the city in 2019, compared to 56 in 2018. Of the 38 homicides, 29 were
Shootings, homicides decline in Boston during 2019. Newly released data from Boston police shows a decline in several violent crimes during 2019, including shootings and homicides.