FAQ: Question & Answer
How many homicide victims were killed with a handgun?
Statistics on homicides committed with a handgun are available in the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) report, Firearm Violence, 1993-2011 and in the Federal Bureau of Investigation's annual Crime in the United States reports. See the "Expanded Offense Data" section of each year's report to view available data on weapons used in homicides, including data specific to murders committed with a handgun.
Last Updated: 7/23/2010
Another FAQ Search
Back to Previous Page