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NCJ Number: 157802 Find in a Library
Title: Police Crime Statistics, Nordrhein Westfalen, 1994
Corporate Author: Statistisches Bundesamt
Germany (Unified)
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 507
Sponsoring Agency: Statistisches Bundesamt
Wiesbaden, D-6200, Germany United
Sale Source: Statistisches Bundesamt
Gustav Stresemannring II
Wiesbaden, D-6200,
Germany (Unified)
Type: Statistics
Language: German
Country: Germany (Unified)
Annotation: This collection of uniform crime statistics of the German state of Nordrhein-Westfalen focuses on crimes and attempted crimes which were reported to the police in 1994.
Abstract: Published annually by each German state, its purpose is to aid in crime prevention and repression, organizational planning, criminological research, and policy-making. The first section provides an overall survey of criminal activity in Nordrhein Westfalen including crimes in the different counties and crime trends and developments from 1975 to 1991. The following short sections focus on specific issues such as political offenses, drug offenses, and high crime areas. The detailed section on suspects of crimes includes information on age and gender, nationality, employment status, intoxication or addiction involved in the crime, and juvenile suspects. The following section analyzes specific major offense categories such as homicide, rape, robbery, larceny, and environmental offenses. The statistics concludes with charts on crime in Germany's large cities, missing persons, and police use of handguns. Numerous charts and graphs are appended.
Main Term(s): International crime statistics
Index Term(s): Offender statistics; Offense statistics; State-by-state analyses
Note: US Department of Justice Statistics, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program
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