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Title: Crime in West Virginia, 1993
Corporate Author: West Virginia Dept of Public Safety
Uniform Crime Reporting Section
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 203
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
West Virginia Dept of Public Safety
South Charleston, WV 25305
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
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Box 6000, Dept F
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United States of America

West Virginia Dept of Public Safety
Uniform Crime Reporting Section
725 Jefferson Road
South Charleston, WV 25305
United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents statistical data regarding crimes in West Virginia during 1993.
Abstract: A total of 46,033 index crimes took place during the year, including 3,788 violent crimes and 42,245 nonviolent crimes. A total of 9,189 crimes were cleared, and 9,168 arrests took place. More than $38 million worth of property was stolen. One law enforcement officer was killed, and 294 were assaulted. An index crime took place every 11.4 minutes, a murder every 2.8 days, a robbery every 11.2 hours, a forcible rape every hour, and a aggravated assault every 3.5 hours. One nonviolent crime took place every 12.4 minutes, including a burglary every 48.2 minutes, a larceny every 18.5 minutes, and a motor vehicle theft every 3 hours. Figures, tables, and maps
Main Term(s): State crime statistics
Index Term(s): Arrest statistics; West Virginia
Note: 22nd Edition
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