Accession Number PB2013-100606
Title Firearms Stolen during Household Burglaries and Other Property Crimes, 2005-2010.
Publication Date Nov 2012
Media Count 15p
Personal Author L. Langton
Abstract Victimizations involving the theft of firearms declined from 283,600 in 1994 to 145,300 in 2010. Overall, about 1.4 million guns, or an annual average of 232,400, were stolen during burglaries and other property crimes in the six-year period from 2005 through 2010. Of these stolen firearms, at least 80% (186,800) had not been recovered at the time of the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) interview.
Keywords Burglary
Firearms
Guns
Households
Property crimes
Surveys
Theft
Victimization


 
Source Agency Bureau of Justice Statistics
NTIS Subject Category 92C - Social Concerns
91C - Fire Services, Law Enforcement, & Criminal Justice
43D - Police, Fire, & Emergency Services
Corporate Author Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Justice Programs.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1305
Contract Number N/A

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