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Statista:  Statistics and facts about crime in the United States


FBI Uniform Crime Reports:


Crime in the U.S. is the most comprehensive analysis of violent crime and property crime in the nation. The annual publication compiles volume and rate of crime offenses for the nation, the states, and many cities and counties. It also includes arrest, clearance, and law enforcement employee data.  


Hate Crime Statistics presents yearly data regarding incidents, offenses, victims, and offenders in reported crimes that were motivated in whole or in part by a bias against the victim’s perceived race, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or disability.

Find more crime reports on internet crimes, bank crimes, financial crimes, etc. on the Uniform


Crime Reports site.

Use the  UCR Data Tool (Uniform Crime Reporting) to research crime statistics from as far back as 1960.