I took the map on this page and turned it into an overlay for Google Earth.
I compared the dots on the overlay with the crime mapping I've done to date and here are my conclusions:
The Following areas are more crime ridden over the past few months than in 2003:
* The French Quarter
* Central City (and it wasn't a exactly safe then!!!)
Decrease in Crime:
* Lower 9th Ward
* St. Bernard Housing Project Area
* Lafitte Housing Project area
Everywhere else had about the same crime.
I know there are some major flaws in this analysis (like charting only 2003 murders vs. all violent crimes in 2006/7), but I think it has some validity.