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FAQs: Crime characteristics and trends

Why do the numbers vary so much from year-to-year for some crimes such as rape/sexual assault? 
Although the overall NCVS includes about 40,000 households most households do not report any crimes....  Read More

What is the National Crime Victimization Survey?
The Bureau of Justice Statistics' (BJS) National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) is the natio...  Read More

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