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Publication Carjacking

Michael R. Rand, Bureau of Justice Statistics

March 1, 1994    NCJ 147002

This report presents the first National Crime Victimization Survey estimates of the extent and characteristics of the recently identified crime of carjacking. The report uses NCVS data aggregated for 1987-92 to examine the number of completed and attempted carjackings that occurred, the extent of injury and financial loss, use of weapons in committing crimes, time and place of occurrence, and the age, race, and sex of victims and offenders.

Part of the Carjackings in the United States Series

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