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Title: Crime in Nebraska - Uniform Crime Reports, 1983
Author(s): M K Keelan
Corporate Author: Nebraska Cmssn on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
Uniform Crime Reporting Section
United States of America
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 66
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Nebraska Cmssn on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
Lincoln, NE 68509
Publication Number: L2500S001-1983
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
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United States of America

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Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The Nebraska Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program collected, compiled, and analyzed the 1983 crime statistics presented in this report.
Abstract: An introductory section reviews the UCR Program's history, discusses uniform crime classifications, identifies and describes Part I and Part II offenses, and defines crime index, clearances, crime rates, and crime factors. The data of the second section cover volume, crime rates, and clearances for all crime index offenses in Nebraska in 1983, as well as volume, rate, and analysis of the individual index offenses of murder, manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, assault, burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The report includes data on arrest volume, arrest rate, and arrests by age, sex, and race. Subsequent sections provide data on officers assaulted by time of assault, type of activity, type of weapon, and type of assignment; law enforcement employee data, including number and sex of officers by county; and offense data by county.
Index Term(s): Arrest statistics; Arson; Assault and battery; Assaults on police; Burglary; Clearance rates; Crime Rate; Crime Statistics; Felony murder; Index crimes; Larceny/Theft; Manslaughter; Motor Vehicle Theft; Nebraska; Offense statistics; Rape; Robbery; State Uniform Crime Reports; Uniform crime reporting
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