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  NCJ Number: NCJ 145125   Add to Shopping cart   Find in a Library
  Title: Criminal Victimization in the United States, 1992
  Document URL: Text 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): L D Bastian ; M M DeBerry Jr
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 1994
  Page Count: 155
  Annotation: This final report provides detailed 1992 findings from the National Crime Victimization Survey, presenting the major variables measured in the survey in detailed data tables.
  Abstract: Crimes covered by the survey include rape, robbery, assault, personal and household larceny, household burglary, and motor vehicle theft. Tables cover victim characteristics such as sex, age, race, ethnicity, marital status, education, income and residence; crime characteristics such as time and place of occurrence, distance from home, weapon use, self- protection, injury, medical care, economic loss, and time lost from work; victim-offender relationship; substance use by offenders; offender characteristics including age, race, sex; whether crimes were reported to police; reasons for reporting or not reporting; and police response time when a crime was reported. 6 figures, 125 tables
  Main Term(s): Statistics
  Index Term(s): National crime statistics ; Violent crime statistics ; Criminology ; Victims of Crime
  Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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