Why These Journalists Wrote About Every Single Murder In This Bronx Precinct

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Samantha Storey Senior Enterprise Editor, The Huffington Post A police officer stationed on the street in the Bronx after a fatal shooting in November.

Al Baker and Benjamin Mueller of The New York Times spent a year writing about every single murder in the Bronx’s 40th Precinct.

While the murder rate has dropped to all-time lows in many other parts of New York City, this precinct, a mostly black and Hispanic community, has seen persistent violent crime.