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Violence by Gang Members, 1993-2003

NCJ Number
208875
Date Published
June 2005
Length
2 pages
Author(s)
Erika Harrell
Agencies
BJS
Publication Series
Publication Type
Statistics
Annotation
This report provides estimates of the number and rate of violent crimes committed by offenders that victims perceived to be members of gangs based on the National Crime Victimization Survey data.
Abstract
This Crime Data Brief also presents information on demographic characteristics of the victims of violence by gang members such as race, age, and gender, and characteristics of the incident such as police notification and number of offenders. Trends in violence by gang members are also examined. 3 Tables
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