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Crime in Maryland: 2008 Uniform Crime Report

NCJ Number
Date Published
June 2009
191 pages
This document reports 2008 crime statistics provided by Maryland law enforcement agencies to the State's Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) program.
This report provides information to law enforcement personnel, policy makers and interested parties to include those in academic, civic and research organizations. The statistics presented in this release are an indication of crime and criminal activities known to and reported by law enforcement agencies for 2008. The information presented focuses on the incidence of crime and provides an indicator over time of variations in crime records. Topics covered include: introduction and background, crime factors; crime index offenses; index offense data; Maryland and NCR Crime Index Report by region, county, and agency; municipality crime rate; Maryland arrest data; Maryland arrest report by region, county, and agency; law enforcement officers killed and assaulted; law enforcement employee data, and a 10 year crime index chart. Tables and figures