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Crime & Crime Prevention

Violent Crime

Violent crime is generally categorized into four types of offenses which involve force or the threat of force: murder, rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault.


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OJP Publications

Evaluation of a Comprehensive Approach to Reducing Gun Violence in Detroit, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Nonfatal Domestic Violence, 2003-2012, BJS, April 2014
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Healthy Communities May Make Safe Communities: Public Health Approaches to Violence Prevention, NIJ, March 2014

Performance Evaluation and Utility Assessment of Magneto-Optical Sensor Technology for Detecting and Visualizing Obliterated Serial Numbers in Firearms, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2014

Crime Against Persons with Disabilities, 2009-2012 - Statistical Tables, BJS, February 2014
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Where can I find statistics on bombing incidents in the United States?
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Is data available on guns used in violent crimes?
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What programs are available to prevent juvenile gun violence?
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