UCR Program Quarterly 

2019

November 2019 (19-3)

  • Update on the FBI’s Transition to NIBRS
  • Data Deadlines for 2019
  • Computer Upgrade Leads to Changes in Some Data Elements in NIBRS
  • CJIS Division Audit Unit Announces Fiscal Year 2020 Audit Schedule
  • Update to Submission and Release Dates for the Crime Data Explorer
  • Result of June APB Meeting
  • Trainer Talk
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • National Use-of-Force Data Collection Has New Documents to Assist Participants

July 2019 (19-2)

  • NIBRS can Benefit Campus Law Enforcement Agencies
  • Data Deadlines for 2019
  • Known Issues in XCOTA
  • Change in Computing Platform may Affect Published Crime Data
  • Once an Agency is NIBRS-Certified, it Cannot Revert to SRS Data
  • UCR Moving its Special Interest Group to JusticeConnect
  • Beyond 2021—The UCR Program Forms Task Force
  • Contacting the UCR Program
  • Reminder About Error 560
  • Trainer Talk
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • National Use-of-Force Data Collection Publication Status and Publication Thresholds
  • Ambush Study Available on JusticeConnect

March 2019 (19-1)

  • New UCR and NIBRS Webpages
  • Data Deadlines for 2019
  • Timetable for 2019 UCR Data Processes
  • The National Use-of-Force Data Collection Began on January 1, 2019
  • Results from December ABP Meeting
  • Submitting NIBRS Data via XML
  • XML Town Hall Meetings Have Stopped
  • Quality Assurance Review Update
  • Trainer Talk
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Correction to UCR Program Quarterly 18-3

2018 

November 2018 (18-3)

  • The Road to NIBRS
  • The National Use-of-Force Data Collection to Begin January 1, 2019
  • Change in Computing Platform May Affect Published Crime Data
  • New NIBRS Collections to Begin in 2019
  • Upcoming Data Deadlines
  • Final NCS-X Solicitation Offered
  • Crime Data Explorer Updated with 2017 Crime Statistics
  • Computer-Based NIBRS Training on LEEP
  • Quality Assurance Review Update
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • UCR Program Updated Its Pages on Internet
  • Enhanced LEOKA Reporting Features
  • UCR Program Implements a Listserv

June 2018 (18-2)

  • Countdown to NIBRS: Are You Ready?
  • Update on the National Use-of-Force Data Collection
  • Update on the UCR Tech Refresh
  • Updates to the Crime Data Explorer
  • Canvass for Best Practices in NIBRS
  • Update on the Quality Assurance Review
  • Corrections to UCR Program Quarterly 18-1
  • Contact Information for Hate Crime Data Submissions
  • New CJIS Link Articles are Available
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • New File Naming Convention Outlined
  • Trainer Talk
  • Changes to the 2017 Edition of Crime in the United States
  • Changes to the Publication of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted Data
  • Updated NIBRS Documents Available Online

February 2018 (18-1)

  • Data Deadlines for 2018
  • Timetable for 2018 UCR Data Processes
  • Funding Deadline for the National Crime Statistics Exchange Initiative
  • Results of the Advisory Policy Board Meeting in December
  • Items from the Association of State Uniform Crime Reporting Program Meeting in November
  • NIBRS State Certification Requirements
  • New Point of Contact for Animal Cruelty Data
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Workbook and Tally Book to be Discontinued
  • New Type Code in the Supplementary Homicide Report
  • Trainer Talk
  • Updated NIBRS Documents Available Online

2017 

November 2017 (17-4)

  • Update to the Crime Data Explorer
  • State UCR Program Directory Available on LEEP
  • Who's Who in the UCR Program
  • New CJIS Link Articles Available on the Internet
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Cargo Theft Resources for Classification and Submission
  • Quality Assurance Reviews Have Begun
  • Trainer Talk

July 2017 (17-3)

  • Pilot Project for the National Use-of-Force Data Collection is Underway
  • The Crime Data Explorer is Now Accessible
  • Update on the UCR Technical Refreshment
  • Reminder About Upcoming Deadlines
  • New CJIS Link articles Available on the Internet
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • The National UCR Program to Remove Error 553
  • New Type Code Coming to the Supplemental Homicide Report
  • Quality Assurance Reviews to Resume October 1, 2017
  • Trainer Talk
  • Changes are Coming to the Crime in the United States Publication
  • Two Documents Regarding the National Use-of-Force Data Collection Now Available
  • NIBRS IEPD 4.1 Master Documentation Updated and Available Online

April 2017 (17-2)

  • National UCR Program to Begin New NIBRS Collections in 2019
  • Computer-Based SRS Training Available on LEEP
  • New CJIS Link articles Available on the Internet
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Clarification to Data Value 18 in Data Element 9
  • Trainer Talk
  • How to Request a Quality Assurance Review

February 2017 (17-1)

  • 2017 Deadlines for Data Submissions
  • Timetable for 2017 UCR Data Processes
  • Updated Who's Who in the National Uniform Crime Reporting Program
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's Operations Group and the CJIS Training and Advisory Process Unit's Outreach Team
  • Webpage for National Use-of-Force Data Collection Now Available
  • Update on the Crime Data Explorer
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Results of the Advisory Policy Board's Meeting in December
  • Trainer Talk
  • How to Request a Quality Assurance Review
  • Reminder Regarding the New Process to Update the National Incident-Based Reporting System Technical Specification

2016 

October 2016 (16-4)

  • Reminder to Agencies About Manual Corrections, Adjustments
  • Reminder About Historical Definition of Rape
  • Redesigned CJIS Link Now on the Internet
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Reviews for Summary Reporting System Agencies Have Ended
  • Live Training for Summary Reporting System Agencies Has Snded
  • Trainer Talk
  • New National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Technical Specification Available

July 2016 (16-3)

  • Implementation of the "New UCR" System Has Begun
  • Redesigned CJIS Link Now on the Internet
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Collection of Data Regarding Law Enforcement Use of Force
  • National UCR Program to Begin Collecting Domestic and Family Violence Data
  • Quality Assurance Review Staff Expands Statistical Review
  • Trainer Talk

April 2016 (16-2)

  • Uniform Crime Reporting Program Update on Moving Toward Modernization
  • Updated Who's Who in the National Uniform Crime Reporting Program
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Changes to the Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted Program
  • CJIS Audit Unit to Introduce New Quality Assurance Review Process
  • National Uniform Crime Reporting Program Will Accept Rape Data Collected Under Historical Definition Until the End of 2016
  • Change to Data Element 3 When Reporting Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted Data
  • CJIS Audit Unit Eliminates Paper for Audits
  • Trainer Talk
  • Draft of the Extensible Hypertext Markup Language Information Exchange Package Documentation Available

January 2016 (16-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines for 2016
  • UCR Data Processes Timetable for 2016
  • Change to the Point of Contact for the Quality Assurance Review Program
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Trainer Talk
  • Updated NIBRS Technical Specification Available

2015 

October 2015 (15-4)

  • Update on the Uniform Crime Reporting Redevelopment Project
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's Operations Group and the CJIS Training and Advisory Process Unit's Outreach Team
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Reminder Regarding Error 560 in the National Incident-Based Reporting System
  • Trainer Talk

July 2015 (15-3)

  • FBI Director Calls on all Law Enforcement Agencies for Help in Collecting Better Data—See What This Means for Your Agency
  • New Mexico is the Newest State UCR Program
  • New Point of Contact for Animal Cruelty Information
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • National UCR Program Adding Two Fraud Offenses, New Location Code to the NIBRS
  • Trainer Talk

April 2015 (15-2)

  • Contact Information for the CSMU's Operations Group and the CTAP Unit's Outreach Team
  • Who's Who in the Program Development Group
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Special Functions Exception to the LEOKA Program
  • Offense Code and Data Values for Animal Cruelty Offenses and Arrests
  • Proper Use of Automatic Weapon Indicator A in Data Elements 13 and 46
  • Trainer Talk
  • Change to Error 560 in the NIBRS
  • Correction to UCR Program Quarterly 15-1

January 2015 (15-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines for 2015
  • UCR Data Processes Timetable for 2015
  • Change to Points of Contact for Cargo Theft data
  • Change to the Email Address for the National UCR Program
  • Update on the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • State Profile and Certification Standards Focus Group
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • National UCR Program to Begin Collecting Data on Animal Cruelty
  • Quality Assurance Review Guidelines for Policy Changes and Data Enhancements
  • Trainer Talk
  • Policy Change Concerning the Publication of Questionable Data
  • Correction to the NIBRS Technical Specification and the NIBRS User Manual
  • Update to the Hate Crime Data Collection Program

2014 

October 2014 (14-4)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • NIBRS Coordinator
  • National UCR Program Partnering with Bureau of Justice Statistics
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Additions to the Hate Crime Data Collection Program
  • "All or Nothing" Rule Change to Cargo Theft/LEOKA/Offender Ethnicity Data
  • Trainer Talk
  • Corrections and Clarifications to the NIBRS User Manual

July 2014 (14-3)

  • Discontinuation of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January to December
  • Deadline for Inclusion in the Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January to June, 2014
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • FBI No Longer Accepting Hard Copy Submissions for the Uniform Crime Reporting Program's Summary Reporting System
  • Changes to the Summary Reporting System (SRS) User Manual and Reporting Rape in 2013, Summary Reporting System (SRS) User Manual and Technical Specification
  • UCR Summary Reporting System Master Drug List
  • Trainer Talk

April 2014 (14-2)

  • 2012 Hate Crime Addendum Released
  • New Contacts for Submitting Cargo Theft Data and Hate Crime Statistics Data
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Trainer Talk

January 2014 (14-1)

  • Welcome to the New UCR Program Quarterly
  • Update to the Uniform Crime Reporting Program Redevelopment Project
  • Data Deadlines for 2014
  • 2014 Work Processes
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit and the CJIS Training and Advisory Process Unit's Outreach Team
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Program Quarterly
  • Clarification Regarding Drug Types
  • Guidance Regarding the Classification of Theft of Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Versus Theft from a Motor Vehicle

UCR State Program Bulletins 

2013

November 2013 (13-4)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Coordination Process
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • The UCR Program's Crime Data Explorer
  • The New UCR Program Quarterly is Coming to a Computer Near You
  • Upcoming Release of NIBRS 2012
  • Forthcoming Changes to the Conversion of National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Data to Summary Reporting System (Summary) Data Document
  • PowerPoint Presentations About SRS and NIBRS Available on the Law Enforcement Online (LEO)
  • Fact Sheet About New Definition of Rape

August 2013 (13-3)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Updated Contact Information for UCR Trainers
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • New UCR to Launch January 5, 2014
  • 2013 NIBRS Submissions
  • Changes to the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Bias Code 43 in the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Three New Documents Now Available Electronically
  • Updates to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) User Manual
  • Update to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Conversion of National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Data to Summary Reporting System (Summary) Data

May 2013 (13-2)

  • New Deadline for Updated UCR
  • Updated UCR Program Website
  • New Hate Crime Statistics Program Coordinator Announced
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Error 560 in the NIBRS
  • Changes to the NIBRS Technical Specification
  • Changes to the NIBRS User Manual

March 2013 (13-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's Operations Group and the CJIS Training and Advisory Process Unit's Outreach Team
  • Hate Crime Data Collection Guidelines and Training Manual and National Incident-Based Reporting System User Manual Available Electronically
  • Accessing UCR Information via the CJIS Special Interest Group on the Law Enforcement Online
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Reporting 2012 and 2013 UCR Data
  • Reporting Trace Amounts of Drugs in the National Incident-Based Reporting System
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System Technical Specification

2012

November 2012 (12-4)

  • Data Deadlines
  • Agencies That Cannot Meet the Deadline for Electronic Submissions May Submit a Credible Plan for an Extension
  • NIBRS Technical Specification is Now Available Electronically
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Agencies are Asked to Use Notation of R when Submitting Rape Data Using Updated Definition
  • Agencies are Reminded to Use the Excel Data Translator with the Workbook and Tally Book
  • Changes to the NIBRS Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Summary Reporting System Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Hate Crime Incident Report Form

September 2012 (12-3)

  • Status of the Uniform Crime Reporting Redevelopment Project
  • UCR State Program Bulletin Transitions to Microsoft Word

May 2012 (12-2)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • New NIBRS Coordinator
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Changes to the Definition of Rape and Other Related Sex Offenses
  • Publishing Rape Data
  • Collecting Human Trafficking Offenses and Arrests
  • Reminder About Clearances
  • Correction to Vehicle Parts/Accessories Code in Data Element 15

March 2012 (12-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Options for Paperless Submissions to the National UCR Program
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Collecting Race and Ethnicity Data in the UCR Program
  • Clarification Regarding Drug Types

2011

December 2011 (11-5)

  • Data Submission Deadline
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's (CSMU's) Operations Group and the Training and Systems Education Unit's Outreach Team
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Cargo Theft Resources for Classification and Submission
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Volume 2: Data Submission Specifications
  • Hate Crime Incident Report Undergoing Revision

October 2011 (11-4)

  • Advance Viewing of the Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2010 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2010
  • Data Deadlines
  • UCR Training Presentations Available on the Law Enforcement Online
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Reminder Regarding Agency Requirements to Submit Data to the UCR Program

August 2011 (11-3)

  • Advance Viewing of Crime in the United States, 2010
  • Data Deadlines
  • Update on the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Implementation of New UCR Offenses for Human Trafficking
  • Training Questions

May 2011 (11-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2010
  • UCR Quality Assurance Review Mail-In Audit Forms are Available on the Law Enforcement Online
  • Update on the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Reporting U for Unknown Gender in Cargo Theft Arrests

February 2011 (11-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the CSMU's Operations Group and the TSEU's Outreach Team members
  • Updates to Two UCR Documents
  • Updates to LEOKA Forms
  • Reminder Regarding Cargo Theft
  • Information Regarding Funding Opportunities
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin

2010

December 2010 (10-5)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2010
  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • UCR Data Tool Now Available
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Classifying the New Synthetic Drug Spice
  • Update to the Association of State Uniform Crime Reporting Programs Conference

October 2010 (10-4)

  • Advance Viewing of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2009 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2009
  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Procedures for Submitting LEOKA Data via the National Incident-Based Reporting System

August 2010 (10-3)

  • Deadline for Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2010
  • Information to Access Crime in the United States, 2009
  • New Contact for Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Verification of Hate Crime Incidents
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • New Manual Regarding Law Enforcement Records Now Available
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Procedures for Contacting National UCR Program Staff and Ordering Publications

May 2010 (10-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2009
  • Press Release with Preliminary Data on Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2009 on Website
  • New NIBRS Addendum for Submitting Additional Location and Property Data Values Available Online
  • Topics Discussed at the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB) Meeting
  • Ordering UCR Publications and Forms via the Law Enforcement Online (LEO)
  • Changes to the National UCR Program's Telephone System
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Additional Location Codes in the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Elimination of the Arrest Category of Runaways

February 2010 (10-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's (CSMU's) Operations Group Staff and the Training and Systems Education Unit's (TSEU's) Outreach Team Members
  • Contact Information for the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB) Members
  • Updated Conversion of NIBRS Data to Summary Data Available Online
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Submission of Current Hate Crime Reporting Forms
  • Notification of a Change in the Format of Law Enforcement Online (LEO) Email Naming Convention

2009

December 2009 (9-5)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2009
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs to Begin Submitting Data Directly to the UCR Program
  • Topics Discussed at the Association of State Uniform Crime Reporting Program's Annual Conference
  • FBI Provides Links to UCR Data on data.gov
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Clarification Regarding Data Element 3 (Incident Date/Hour) and the Report Date in the NIBRS
  • Clarification Regarding Record Management System Reporting in the NIBRS
  • Justifiable Homicide Edit in the NIBRS will Produce Fatal Error

October 2009 (9-4)

  • Advance Viewing of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (LEOKA), 2008 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2008
  • Data Deadlines
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Beginning in January 2010, the UCR Program Will Accept Cargo Theft Data from National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Agencies
  • Clarification Regarding Data Element 26 Age (of Victim) in the NIBRS

August 2009 (9-3)

  • Advance Viewing of Crime in the United States, 2008
  • Data Deadline
  • Updated Developments in the NIBRS on the Web
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin

May 2009 (9-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2008
  • Updated Frequently Asked Questions on the Web
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin
  • Submission of Additional Bias Motivations
  • Hate Crime Statistics Program Requests Quarterly Data Submissions
  • Justifiable Homicide Edit Added in the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS)

February 2009 (9-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • State Contacts of Crime Statistics Management Unit (CSMU) Personnel and Outreach Team Members
  • Contact Information of Members of the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB)
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR State Program Bulletin

UCR Newsletters 

2013

November 2013 (13-4)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Coordination Process
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • The UCR Program's Crime Data Explorer
  • The New UCR Program Quarterly is Coming to a Computer Near You
  • Upcoming Release of NIBRS 2012
  • Forthcoming Changes to the Conversion of National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Data to Summary Reporting System (Summary) Data Document
  • PowerPoint Presentations About SRS and NIBRS Available on the Law Enforcement Online (LEO)
  • Fact Sheet About New Definition of Rape

August 2013 (13-3)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Updated Contact Information for UCR Trainers
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • New UCR to Launch January 5, 2014
  • 2013 NIBRS Submissions
  • Changes to the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Bias Code 43 in the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Three New Documents Now Available Electronically
  • Updates to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) User Manual
  • Update to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Conversion of National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Data to Summary Reporting System (Summary) Data

May 2013 (13-2)

  • New Deadline for Updated UCR
  • Updated UCR Program Website
  • New Hate Crime Statistics Program Coordinator Announced
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Error 560 in the NIBRS
  • Changes to the NIBRS Technical Specification
  • Changes to the NIBRS User Manual

March 2013 (13-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's Operations Group and the CJIS Training and Advisory Process Unit's Outreach Team
  • Hate Crime Data Collection Guidelines and Training Manual and National Incident-Based Reporting System User Manual Available Electronically
  • Accessing UCR Information via the CJIS Special Interest Group on the Law Enforcement Online
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Reporting 2012 and 2013 UCR Data
  • Reporting Trace Amounts of Drugs in the National Incident-Based Reporting System
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System Technical Specification

2012

November 2012 (12-4)

  • Data Deadlines
  • Agencies That Cannot Meet the Deadline for Electronic Submissions May Submit a Credible Plan for an Extension
  • NIBRS Technical Specification is Now Available Electronically
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Agencies are Asked to Use Notation of R when Submitting Rape Data Using Updated Definition
  • Agencies are Reminded to Use the Excel Data Translator with the Workbook and Tally Book
  • Changes to the NIBRS Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Summary Reporting System Technical Specification
  • Changes to the Hate Crime Incident Report Form

September 2012 (12-3)

  • Status of the Uniform Crime Reporting Redevelopment Project
  • UCR Newsletter Transitions to Microsoft Word

May 2012 (12-2)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • New NIBRS Coordinator
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Changes to the Definition of Rape and Other Related Sex Offenses
  • Collecting Human Trafficking Offenses and Arrests
  • Reminder About Clearances
  • Correction to Vehicle Parts/Accessories Code in Data Element 15

March 2012 (12-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Options for Paperless Submissions to the National UCR Program
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Collecting Race and Ethnicity Data in the UCR Program
  • Clarification Regarding Drug Types

2011

December 2011 (11-5)

  • Data Submission Deadline
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's (CSMU's) Operations Group and the Training and Systems Education Unit's Outreach Team
  • Update to the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Cargo Theft Resources for Classification and Submission
  • Changes to the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Volume 2: Data Submission Specifications
  • Hate Crime Incident Report Undergoing Revision

October 2011 (11-4)

  • Advance Viewing of the Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2010 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2010
  • Data Deadlines
  • UCR Training Presentations Available on the Law Enforcement Online
  • Agencies are Asked to Submit Email Addresses
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Reminder Regarding Agency Requirements to Submit Data to the UCR Program

August 2011 (11-3)

  • Advance Viewing of Crime in the United States, 2010
  • Data Deadlines
  • Update on the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • Agencies are Asked to Submit Email Addresses
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Implementation of New UCR Offenses for Human Trafficking
  • Training Questions

May 2011 (11-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2010
  • Update on the UCR Redevelopment Project
  • Agencies are Asked to Submit Email Addresses
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Reporting U for Unknown Gender in Cargo Theft Arrests

February 2011 (11-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the CSMU's Operations Group and the TSEU's Outreach Team members
  • Updates to Two UCR Documents
  • Updates to LEOKA Forms
  • Reminder Regarding Cargo Theft
  • Information Regarding Funding Opportunities
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter

2010

December 2010 (10-5)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2010
  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • UCR Data Tool Now Available
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Classifying the New Synthetic Drug Spice
  • Update to the Association of State Uniform Crime Reporting Programs Conference

October 2010 (10-4)

  • Advance Viewing of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2009 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2009
  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Procedures for Submitting LEOKA Data via the National Incident-Based Reporting System

August 2010 (10-3)

  • Deadline for Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2010
  • Information to Access Crime in the United States, 2009
  • New Contact for Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Verification of Hate Crime Incidents
  • Update to the UCR Program Going Paperless in 2013
  • New Manual Regarding Law Enforcement Records Now Available
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter

May 2010 (10-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2009
  • Press Release with Preliminary Data on Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted, 2009 on Website
  • New NIBRS Addendum for Submitting Additional Location and Property Data Values Available Online
  • Topics Discussed at the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB) Meeting
  • Ordering UCR Publications and Forms via the Law Enforcement Online (LEO)
  • Changes to the National UCR Program's Telephone System
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Additional Location Codes in the Hate Crime Statistics Program
  • Elimination of the Arrest Category of Runaways

February 2010 (10-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • Contact Information for the Crime Statistics Management Unit's (CSMU's) Operations Group Staff and the Training and Systems Education Unit's (TSEU's) Outreach Team Members
  • Contact Information for the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB) Members
  • Updated Conversion of NIBRS Data to Summary Data Available Online
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Submission of Current Hate Crime Reporting Forms
  • Notification of a Change in the Format of Law Enforcement Online (LEO) Email Naming Convention

2009

December 2009 (9-5)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Semiannual Uniform Crime Report, January-June, 2009
  • Data Deadlines
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs to Begin Submitting Data Directly to the UCR Program
  • Topics Discussed at the Association of State Uniform Crime Reporting Program's Annual Conference
  • FBI Provides Links to UCR Data on data.gov
  • Electronic Availability of the NIBRS Addendum for Submitting Cargo Theft Data
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Clarification Regarding Data Element 3 (Incident Date/Hour) and the Report Date in the NIBRS
  • Clarification Regarding Record Management System Reporting in the NIBRS
  • Justifiable Homicide Edit in the NIBRS will Produce Fatal Error

October 2009 (9-4)

  • Advance Viewing of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (LEOKA), 2008 and Hate Crime Statistics, 2008
  • Data Deadlines
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Beginning in January 2010, the UCR Program Will Accept Cargo Theft Data from National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) Agencies
  • Clarification Regarding Data Element 26 Age (of Victim) in the NIBRS

May 2009 (9-2)

  • Advance Viewing of the Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report, January-December, 2008
  • Updated Frequently Asked Questions on the Web
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter
  • Submission of Additional Bias Motivations
  • Hate Crime Statistics Program Requests Quarterly Data Submissions
  • Justifiable Homicide Edit Added in the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS)

February 2009 (9-1)

  • Data Submission Deadlines
  • Work Processes for UCR Publications
  • State Contacts of Crime Statistics Management Unit (CSMU) Personnel and Outreach Team Members
  • Contact Information of Members of the UCR Subcommittee of the CJIS Advisory Policy Board (APB)
  • Electronic Availability of the UCR Newsletter