Table 11, Data Declaration

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Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by State and Other Agency, 2008

The FBI collects these data through the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program.

General comment

This table provides the volume of violent crime (murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault) and property crime (burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft) as reported by state and other law enforcement agencies (listed alphabetically by state) that contributed data to the UCR Program.

Caution against ranking

Readers should take into consideration relevant factors in addition to an areas’ crime statistics when making any valid comparisons of crime among different locales. Variables Affecting Crime provides more details concerning the proper use of UCR statistics.

Methodology

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Contact the FBI's Criminal Justice Information Services Division via e-mail at cjis_comm@leo.gov or by telephone at (304) 625-4995.