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NCJ Number: NCJ 208875     Find in a Library
Title: Violence by Gang Members, 1993-2003
Series: BJS Crime Data Briefs
Author(s): Erika Harrell
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 06/2005
Page Count: 2
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Document: Text PDF 
Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report provides estimates of the number and rate of violent crimes committed by offenders that victims perceived to be members of gangs based on the National Crime Victimization Survey data.
Abstract: This Crime Data Brief also presents information on demographic characteristics of the victims of violence by gang members such as race, age, and gender, and characteristics of the incident such as police notification and number of offenders. Trends in violence by gang members are also examined. 3 Tables
Main Term(s): Gang violence
Index Term(s): Victimization surveys ; Gangs ; Victim profiles ; Victims of violence
   
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