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Crime Statistics

We regularly publish a series of statistical crime reports and publications, detailing specific offenses and outlining trends that can help you better understand crime threats both nationally and locally.

Visit our Crime Statistics webpage for details.

FBI Records/Freedom of Information Act

Our FBI Records/Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) website is a gateway to FBI records on cases, people, and organizations that can be found or requested online.

For Students

Doing a paper on the FBI or looking for specific information about us?

Other Research Sources


New Releases
Crime Stats for 2014
The number of violent crimes and property crimes reported in 2014 decreased from 2013 levels.  Details
URC_logo-a.jpg National Incident Based Reporting System 2013
The third published national stats from NIBRS includes crime data from 6,328 law enforcement agencies. Details
Hate Crimes 2013
U.S. law enforcement agencies reported 5,928 hate crime incidents involving 6,933 offenses in 2013. Details
URC_logo-a.jpg In the Line of Duty
The latest edition of Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted provides national statistics on lives lost in 2013. Details
Annual Crime Stats for 2013
The number of violent crimes and property crimes decreased from 2012 levels. Details