Table 20

Murder
by State, Types of Weapons, 2011

Source:

http://www.fbi.gov/about-us/cjis/ucr/crime-in-the-u.s/2011/crime-in-the-u.s.-2011/tables/t

Hands,
Firearms
Knives or
Total
fists,
Total
(type
cutting
Other
%
murders1 firearms Handguns Rifles Shotguns unknown) instruments weapons feet, etc.2 firearms
State
Alaska
29
16
5
0
3
8
6
5
2
55.17
Arizona
339
222
165
14
9
34
49
59
9
65.49
Arkansas
153
110
52
4
6
48
22
17
4
71.90
California
1,790
1,220
866
45
50
259
261
208
101
68.16
Colorado
147
73
39
3
5
26
22
31
21
49.66
Connecticut
128
94
54
1
1
38
18
10
6
73.44
Delaware
41
28
18
0
3
7
8
2
3
68.29
District of Columbia
108
77
37
0
1
39
21
9
1
71.30
Georgia
522
370
326
16
16
12
61
83
8
70.88
Hawaii
7
1
0
1
0
0
2
1
3
14.29
Idaho
32
17
15
1
0
1
4
8
3
53.13
3
Illinois
452
377
364
1
5
7
29
29
17
83.41
Indiana
284
183
115
9
12
47
36
43
22
64.44
Iowa
44
19
7
0
2
10
10
10
5
43.18
Kansas
110
73
31
3
5
34
11
16
10
66.36
Kentucky
150
100
77
6
5
12
13
24
13
66.67
Louisiana
485
402
372
10
8
12
28
29
26
82.89
Maine
25
12
3
1
1
7
4
7
2
48.00
Maryland
398
272
262
2
5
3
75
34
17
68.34
Massachusetts
183
122
52
0
1
69
30
22
9
66.67
Michigan
613
450
267
29
15
139
43
89
31
73.41
Minnesota
70
43
36
3
3
1
12
12
3
61.43
Mississippi
187
138
121
6
4
7
26
14
9
73.80
Missouri
364
276
158
13
9
96
28
42
18
75.82
Montana
18
7
2
3
1
1
4
5
2
38.89
Nebraska
65
42
35
2
1
4
7
9
7
64.62
Nevada
129
75
46
2
1
26
20
25
9
58.14
New Hampshire
16
6
1
2
1
2
4
6
0
37.50
New Jersey
379
269
238
1
5
25
51
41
18
70.98
New Mexico
121
60
45
2
2
11
21
32
8
49.59
New York
774
445
394
5
16
30
160
143
26
57.49
North Carolina
489
335
235
26
19
55
60
57
37
68.51
North Dakota
12
6
3
0
0
3
4
0
2
50.00
Ohio
488
344
187
8
13
136
44
80
20
70.49
Oklahoma
204
131
99
8
9
15
26
21
26
64.22
Oregon
77
40
13
1
2
24
22
10
5
51.95
Pennsylvania
636
470
379
8
19
64
73
66
27
73.90
Rhode Island
14
5
1
0
0
4
5
4
0
35.71
South Carolina
319
223
126
10
12
75
38
40
18
69.91
South Dakota
15
5
3
1
0
1
4
3
3
33.33
Tennessee
373
244
172
7
13
52
51
62
16
65.42
Texas
1,089
699
497
37
48
117
175
134
81
64.19
Utah
51
26
15
4
1
6
5
9
11
50.98
Vermont
8
4
2
0
0
2
2
2
0
50.00
Virginia
303
208
110
10
15
73
33
41
21
68.65
Washington
161
79
58
1
3
17
29
36
17
49.07
West Virginia
74
43
23
10
3
7
11
13
7
58.11
Wisconsin
135
80
60
7
3
10
21
13
21
59.26
Wyoming
15
11
7
0
0
4
0
1
3
73.33
Virgin Islands
38
31
27
0
0
4
5
2
0
81.58
1

Total number of murders for which supplemental homicide data were received.
Pushed is included in hands, fists, feet, etc.
3
Limited supplemental homicide data were received.
2

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%
%
%
handguns
rifles
shotguns
17.24
0.00
10.34
48.67
4.13
2.65
33.99
2.61
3.92
48.38
2.51
2.79
26.53
2.04
3.40
42.19
0.78
0.78
43.90
0.00
7.32
34.26
0.00
0.93
62.45
3.07
3.07
0.00
14.29
0.00
46.88
3.13
0.00
80.53
0.22
1.11
40.49
3.17
4.23
15.91
0.00
4.55
28.18
2.73
4.55
51.33
4.00
3.33
76.70
2.06
1.65
12.00
4.00
4.00
65.83
0.50
1.26
28.42
0.00
0.55
43.56
4.73
2.45
51.43
4.29
4.29
64.71
3.21
2.14
43.41
3.57
2.47
11.11
16.67
5.56
53.85
3.08
1.54
35.66
1.55
0.78
6.25
12.50
6.25
62.80
0.26
1.32
37.19
1.65
1.65
50.90
0.65
2.07
48.06
5.32
3.89
25.00
0.00
0.00
38.32
1.64
2.66
48.53
3.92
4.41
16.88
1.30
2.60
59.59
1.26
2.99
7.14
0.00
0.00
39.50
3.13
3.76
20.00
6.67
0.00
46.11
1.88
3.49
45.64
3.40
4.41
29.41
7.84
1.96
25.00
0.00
0.00
36.30
3.30
4.95
36.02
0.62
1.86
31.08
13.51
4.05
44.44
5.19
2.22
46.67
0.00
0.00
71.05
0.00
0.00

ratio
HG-rifle
#DIV/0!
11.7857143
13
19.2444444
13
54
#DIV/0!
#DIV/0!
20.375
0
15
364
12.7777778
#DIV/0!
10.3333333
12.8333333
37.2
3
131
#DIV/0!
9.20689655
12
20.1666667
12.1538462
0.66666667
17.5
23
0.5
238
22.5
78.8
9.03846154
#DIV/0!
23.375
12.375
13
47.375
#DIV/0!
12.6
3
24.5714286
13.4324324
3.75
#DIV/0!
11
58
2.3
8.57142857
#DIV/0!
#DIV/0!

ratio
HG-SG
1.66667
18.3333
8.66667
17.32
7.8
54
6
37
20.375
#DIV/0!
#DIV/0!
72.8
9.58333
3.5
6.2
15.4
46.5
3
52.4
52
17.8
12
30.25
17.5556
2
35
46
1
47.6
22.5
24.625
12.3684
#DIV/0!
14.3846
11
6.5
19.9474
#DIV/0!
10.5
#DIV/0!
13.2308
10.3542
15
#DIV/0!
7.33333
19.3333
7.66667
20
#DIV/0!
#DIV/0!

Mass shootings

Source:

Site
Newtown, CT
Oak Creek, Wi
Aurora, CO
Carson City, NV
Tucson, AZ
Manchester, CT
Fort Hood, TX
Binghampton, NY
Dekalb, IL
Newington, CT

Legally purchased
owned by mother
Y
NA (gun shops/internet)
NA
Y
Y
Y
NA
Y
Permit for gun

http://www.nycrimecommission.org/initiative1-shootings.php

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