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June 5, 2018
Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2017 will be released in three sections. The first segment, which contains statistics for law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty in 2017, was recently released.
May 22, 2018
A National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) liaison specialist working the NICS E-Check transfer process was instrumental in preventing a prohibited person from obtaining three firearms.
April 24, 2018
The National Crime Information Center (NCIC) has released its Missing Person and Unidentified Person Statistics report for calendar year 2017.
April 11, 2018
Preliminary statistics for violent crimes and property crimes for the first six months of 2017 have been released by the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program.
March 27, 2018
An officer’s use of the FBI’s National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System helped link a suspect to multiple crimes, furthered the investigation by building a larger case, and sent the offender to trial.
February 13, 2018
A search of the FBI’s National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System helped an investigator in Texas find a victim of an assault/family violence case living in Tennessee.
January 16, 2018
An investigator used the FBI's National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System to piece together a counterfeit check case, identifying multiple victims and a co-conspirator in the process.
January 2, 2018
A query of the National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System by a police department in Mississippi linked larceny suspects to their fleeing accomplices and shut down a multi-state commercial theft ring.
December 20, 2017
Pilot participants from Georgia law enforcement agencies and others around the country help shape the National Use-of-Force Data Collection, slated to officially open in 2018.
November 21, 2017
The New Mexico Corrections Department’s first batch query using the FBI’s National Data Exchange (N-DEx) System resulted in the locations of fugitives and awareness of their incarceration/probation statuses.