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Results: 154 Items
September 14, 2021
As required by law, the FBI will begin collecting data on law enforcement officer suicides or attempted suicides in 2022.
August 23, 2021
From January to March 2021, 6,543 out of 18,514 federal, state, local, and tribal law enforcement agencies throughout the nation provided data to the National Use-of-Force Data Collection.
July 6, 2021
An FBI analyst and task force officer use N-DEx to identify a murder suspect in a long-term missing person case.
June 10, 2021
The FBI's outreach and training efforts to encourage reporting of hate crimes has resulted in an uptick in reporting of these incidents.
May 11, 2021
According to statistics reported to the FBI, 93 law enforcement officers died in the line of duty during 2020.
March 30, 2021
The FBI uses biometric tools to help law enforcement partners identify victims and further their investigations.
January 19, 2021
The FBI collects hate crime statistics to help law enforcement target their resources to address these crimes.
November 24, 2020
NCIC helped a family in Alaska learn the whereabouts of their missing relative.
November 10, 2020
The Uniform Crime Reporting Program has been providing the country with crime statistics for 90 years.