The Times considers this a significant jump.
These were the incidents reported between Dec. 28-Jan. 3:
- Aggravated assault at Court and Bixel streets at 4:05 p.m. on Jan. 2.
- Robbery at Lemoyne and Sunset Boulevard at 3 a.m. on Jan. 2.
- Robbert at Coronado and Bellevue at 12:05 a.m. on Jan. 1
- Robbery at Temple Street and Laveta Terrace at 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 29.
- Rape in 500 block of north Coronado Street at 10 p.m. on Dec. 28.