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Expanded Homicide Data Table 13

Murder Circumstances

by Sex of Victim, 2011

Circumstances Total
murder
victims
Male Female Unknown
Total 12,664 9,829 2,813 22
Felony type total: 1,816 1,504 307 5
Rape 15 0 15 0
Robbery 734 653 80 1
Burglary 92 67 25 0
Larceny-theft 11 9 2 0
Motor vehicle theft 23 12 11 0
Arson 37 22 14 1
Prostitution and commercialized vice 3 2 1 0
Other sex offenses 9 3 6 0
Narcotic drug laws 390 358 30 2
Gambling 8 7 1 0
Othernot specified 494 371 122 1
Suspected felony type 60 43 17 0
Other than felony type total: 5,976 4,342 1,627 7
Romantic triangle 85 63 22 0
Child killed by babysitter 39 25 14 0
Brawl due to influence of alcohol 111 97 14 0
Brawl due to influence of narcotics 115 99 16 0
Argument over money or property 155 134 21 0
Other arguments 3,128 2,235 891 2
Gangland killings 150 140 10 0
Juvenile gang killings 523 502 21 0
Institutional killings 22 22 0 0
Sniper attack 1 1 0 0
Othernot specified 1,647 1,024 618 5
Unknown 4,812 3,940 862 10