Report finds Grand Central has most reported sex crimes - New York News

Report finds Grand Central has most reported sex crimes

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) - An analysis of police data over five years conducted by the NY Daily News found that Grand Central Terminal had the most sex crimes reported across the New York City subway system.

More than 10 percent- 369 of 3,000 incidents- were reported at the transit hub. 

Among the sex crimes reported were inappropriate touching, lewdness and flashing. 

Part of the reason for the higher number of incidences is the Lexington Ave. line, the busiest subway line in the country, which runs through GCT. 

The 4, 5 and 6 rains run on the line which is busier than the next subway system in the country, the Metro in Washington, D.C.

The worst time for sex crimes was 8 a.m.- 10 a.m.

The NY Daily News conducted the analysis of data from July 2008 to June 2013.

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