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NCJ Number: 156031 Find in a Library
Title: Preliminary Annual Report: Crime in North Carolina 1994
Corporate Author: North Carolina Dept of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
North Carolina Dept of Justice
Raleigh, NC 27602
North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation
Raleigh, NC 27601
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation
407 North Blount Street
Raleigh, NC 27601
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents statistical data regarding the number and types of crimes committed in North Carolina during 1994.
Abstract: The number of crime index offenses reported by North Carolina law enforcement agencies during 1994 increased 1 percent over 1993. Crime in both suburban and rural areas increased by 1 percent. The number of violent index offenses decreased by 2 percent statewide, while property crime increased by 2 percent. The number of juveniles under age 18 arrested for crime index offenses increased 7 percent over 1994, compared to a 4 percent decrease in adults 18 and over who were arrested. Youths arrested for violent crimes increased 3 percent, while adult arrests dropped by 6 percent. The number of property crime arrests for juveniles under age 18 increased by 7 percent, while adult arrests for all property crimes decreased by 2 percent. The number of North Carolina law enforcement officers assaulted increased by 1 percent over 1993; two law enforcement officers were feloniously killed in 1994, compared to four in 1993. Tables and figures
Main Term(s): State crime statistics
Index Term(s): North Carolina
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