DNAInfo has a story up - 336 people shot in August:
- Across the city at least 336 people were shot during August, a 12 percent increase from the same month last year.
Based on DNAinfo's count, compiled through a combination of FOIA requests to police and in-house record-keeping, 336 people were shot during August in 257 separate incidents. Of the people shot, 44 died.
The number was up 8 percent and the number of victims was up 12 percent over the same month last year, according to DNAinfo's count.
But hey, Crime is Down!