Violent Victimization by Reporting to the Police, 2005-2015 - National Crime Victimization Survey

Data tables (2005–2015) from the NCVS Victimization Analysis Tool presenting whether victims of violent crimes reported the crimes to the police.

The National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) is the nation's primary source of information on criminal victimization. It is an annual data collection conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau for the Bureau of Justice Statistics. The NCVS collects information on nonfatal crimes, reported and not reported to the police, against persons age 12 or older from a nationally representative sample of U.S. households. Violent crimes measured by the NCVS include rape and sexual assault, robbery, aggravated assault, and simple assault.

Connected to Sustainable Development Goal Indicator 16.3.1 - Proportion of victims of violence in the previous 12 months who reported their victimization to competent authorities or other officially recognized conflict resolution mechanisms

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Source https://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=nvat
Last Updated May 10, 2017, 21:19 (UTC)
Created May 6, 2017, 19:21 (UTC)