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Crime

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Advocates with the 24 hour-a-day National Domestic Violence Hotline are available for victims and anyone calling on their behalf to provide crisis intervention, safety planning, information, and referrals to agencies in all 50 States, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Assistance is available in English and Spanish with access to more than 100 languages through interpreter services. If you or someone you know is frightened about something in your/their relationship, please call the Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224.

Additionally, if you are a teen in an abusive relationship, please contact the National Dating Abuse Helpline at 1-866-331-9474 or 1-866-331-8453 (TTY) by phone, by texting "loveis" to 22522, or via live chat. To learn more, see the National Dating Abuse Helpline website.

State crime statistics are published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in the annual report, Crime in the United States. Also visit the FBI's Crime Data Explorer, an interactive tool that presents charts and graphs that break down data in a variety of ways.

Statistics on burglary offenses (as well as other types of crime) are found in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) annual report, Crime in the United States. Also visit the FBI's Crime Data Explorer, an interactive tool that presents charts and graphs that break down data in a variety of ways.