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Title: Crime in Puerto Rico, Calendar Year 1982
Corporate Author: Puerto Rico Criminal Justice Information System
Statistical Analysis Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1984
Page Count: 163
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Puerto Rico Criminal Justice Information System
Puerto Rico
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Narrative descriptions and tabular and graphic data report on the number and clearance of Part I crimes in Puerto Rico for calendar 1982, as well as victim characteristics for violent crimes.
Abstract: The Part I crimes covered are criminal homicide, forcible rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny, and motor vehicle theft. Part I offenses committed in Puerto Rico are compared for 1982 and 1981. Statistics on the number of Part I offenses committed, classified by type of offense, are presented for 1973-82. Tabular data also cover the number of Part I offenses committed in Puerto Rico's Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) and each district in those areas for calendar 1982. Data are provided for each offense type. Victims of violent offenses are classified by type of offense, sex, and age for each MSA. A graph indicates the clearance rate for Part I crimes in calendar 1982.
Index Term(s): Aggravated assault; Burglary; Clearance rates; Larceny/Theft; Law Enforcement Education Program; Manslaughter; Murder; Offense statistics; Puerto Rico; Rape; Robbery; Statistical Analysis Centers; Victimization; Violent crimes
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