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Uniform Crime Reporting Program Data [United States]: Supplementary Homicide Reports, 1999

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : aggregate data
Creator
  • United States Department of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Uniform Crime Reporting Program Data Series
Publication Date
2001-05-18
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Language
English
Free Keywords
arrests; crime rates; crime reporting; crime statistics; homicide; justifiable homicide; law enforcement; offenders; offenses; Uniform Crime Reports; victims
Description
  • Abstract

    Since 1930, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has compiled the Uniform Crime Reports (UCR) to serve as a periodic nationwide assessment of reported crimes not available elsewhere in the criminal justice system. Each year, participating law enforcement agencies contribute reports either directly or through their state reporting programs. Summary data are provided in four types of files: (1) Offenses Known and Clearances by Arrest, (2) Property Stolen and Recovered, (3) Supplementary Homicide Reports (SHR), and (4) Police Employee (LEOKA) Data. The Supplementary Homicide Reports provide incident-based information on criminal homicides reported to the police. These homicides consist of murders, non-negligent manslaughter, and justifiable homicides. The data, provided monthly by UCR agencies, contain information describing the victim of each homicide, the offender, and the relationship between victim and offender.
  • Methods

    ICPSR data undergo a confidentiality review and are altered when necessary to limit the risk of disclosure. ICPSR also routinely creates ready-to-go data files along with setups in the major statistical software formats as well as standard codebooks to accompany the data. In addition to these procedures, ICPSR performed the following processing steps for this data collection: Performed consistency checks.; Checked for undocumented or out-of-range codes..
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1999
  • Collection date: 1999
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Homicide incidents reported by law enforcement agencies.
Collection Mode
  • Starting with the year 1998, each of the four parts of the UCR data collection archived by ICPSR is released as a separate study under its own study number. The Supplementary Homicide Reports data for the years 1975-1997 can be found in UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING PROGRAM DATA: [UNITED STATES] (ICPSR 9028).

Note
2005-11-04 On 2005-03-14 new files were added to one or more datasets. These files included additional setup files as well as one or more of the following: SAS program, SAS transport, SPSS portable, and Stata system files. The metadata record was revised 2005-11-04 to reflect these additions.2001-10-31 The data definition statements and codebook for this collection were revised to include Variable V152, which was inadvertently omitted. Specifications for V23 and V73 in the SPSS statements were corrected as well. Funding insitution(s): United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics.
Availability
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Alternative Identifiers
  • 3162 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
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    • ID: http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/ntmh.pdf (URL)
  • Robers, Simone, Kemp, Jana, Rathbun, Amy, Morgan, Rachel E.. Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2013. NCJ 243299, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics; United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 2014.
    • ID: http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/iscs13.pdf (URL)
  • Siegel, Michael, Negussie, Yamrot, Vanture, Sarah, Pleskunas, Jane, Ross, Craig S., King, III, Charles. The relationship between gun ownership and stranger and nonstranger firearm homicide rates in the United States, 1981-2010. American Journal of Public Health.e1-e8.2014.
    • ID: 10.2105/AJPH.2014.302042 (DOI)
  • Willits, Dale W., Nowacki, Jeffrey S.. Police organisation and deadly force: An examination of variation across large and small cities. Policing and Society.24, (1), 63-80.2014.
    • ID: 10.1080/10439463.2013.784314 (DOI)
  • Allen, Terry, Fox, Kathleen A.. Multivariate dimensions of age, gender, and weapon use in spousal homicides. Victims and Offenders.8, (3), 329-346.2013.
    • ID: 10.1080/15564886.2013.764952 (DOI)
  • Apel, Robert, Dugan, Laura, Powers, Rachael. Gender and injury risk in incidents of assaultive violence. Justice Quarterly.30, (4), 561-593.2013.
    • ID: 10.1080/07418825.2011.619558 (DOI)
  • Pizarro, Jesenia M., Zeoli, April M.. An assessment of the quality of homicide data in the Supplementary Homicide Reports: A research note. Justice Quarterly.30, (4), 711-731.2013.
    • ID: 10.1080/07418825.2011.624113 (DOI)
  • Robers, Simone, Kemp, Jana, and Truman, Jennifer. Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2012. NCJ 241446, Washington, DC: United States Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics; United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 2013.
    • ID: http://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/iscs12.pdf (URL)
  • Cooper, Alexia, Smith, Erica. Homicide Trends in the United States, 1980-2008: Annual Rates for 2009 and 2010. Patterns and Trends.NCJ 236018, Washington, DC: United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. 2011.
    • ID: http://bjs.ojp.usdoj.gov/content/pub/pdf/htus8008.pdf (URL)
  • Lave, Tamara R., McCrary, Justin. Assessing the Crime Impact of Sexually Violent Predator Laws. . 2011.
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Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation (2001): Uniform Crime Reporting Program Data [United States]: Supplementary Homicide Reports, 1999. Version 1. Uniform Crime Reporting Program Data Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR03162.v1