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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases “Family Violence Study 2012”

 

A total of 6,781 Juveniles were Documented as Family Violence Victims, which is 16.2% of all Victims.

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today released a report focused on domestic violence that occurs between family members entitled “Family Violence Study 2012.”

The study is based on offenses reported by law enforcement agencies to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System in 2012 where approximately 14.5 percent of all crimes reported were domestic in nature.

TBI Family Violence Study 2012
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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases “School Crimes Report” for 2012

 

Study shows crime decreasing for third year in a row

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today released its annual study dedicated to crime in Tennessee’s schools.

Produced by TBI’s Crime Statistics Unit, the study spans a three-year period between 2010 and 2012 and is based on crime data submitted by Tennessee law enforcement agencies to the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS). «Read the rest of this article»

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Tennessee Bureau of Investigation releases Domestic Violence Report based on State’s Crime Data

 

Study shows very slight decrease in domestic violence over three year time period

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today released a study that analyzed the state’s domestic violence crime data as reported by law enforcement agencies through the Tennessee Incident Based Reporting System (TIBRS) program in an effort to gain more insight into the problem of domestic violence within Tennessee.

The report analyzes offense data flagged as domestic related from 2009 through 2011.

2011 Domestic Violence Victims by Race and Sex

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Clarksville Police are looking for Three Men connected with Hopkinsville Robbery

 

The Men are also being sought for Shots Being Fired at an Oak Grove Officer and for Warrants on File

Clarksville Police DepartmentClarksville, TN – Clarksville Police are looking for three men in conjunction with a Robbery in Hopkinsville on January 30th, 2011 which resulted in a vehicle pursuit and an exchange of gunfire between an Oak Grove Officer and the Robbery suspects.

All three men have warrants pending in both Tennessee and Kentucky. Clarksville Police are looking for Christopher Walker, Justin Horstead, and Henry Brown.

Christopher Walker, Justin Horstead and Henry Brown

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Crime in Tennessee 2010 Report shows dip in Crime for Third Year in a Row

 

Tennessee Bureau of InvestigationNashville, TN – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation today released the 2010 Crime in Tennessee report which showed a 2.6% decrease in overall crimes reported in Tennessee from 2009. This is the third year in a row that reported offenses decreased when compared with the previous year. This is the tenth year the Crime Statistics Unit within TBI has published the annual Crime in Tennessee report. 

For the 2010 calendar year, 582,134 Group A offenses were reported compared with 603,308 in 2009 with the largest majority of crimes being committed against property. Crimes in all three categories, against persons, property and society all decreased. With an estimated population of more than 6.3 million people, Tennessee has seen crime drop a total of just over 7% since 2008.  «Read the rest of this article»

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Violent and Property Crime Rates Declined in 2009, Continuing the Trend Observed in the Last Ten Years

 

U.S. Department of Justice - Office of Justice ProgramsWashington, D.C. – The violent crime rate declined from 19.3 to 17.1 victimizations per 1,000 persons during 2009, the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) in the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, announced today. This decline continued a longer-run decline from 51.2 victimizations per 1,000 persons in 1994 and brought violent crime rates to their lowest levels since 1973, the first year that BJS collected data from crime victims through its National Criminal Victimization Survey (NCVS).

The property crime rate declined during 2009 from 134.7 to 127.4 crimes per 1,000 households, primarily as a result of a decrease in theft.  This decline continued a longer-term trend of declining rates from 553.6 crimes per 1,000 households in 1975. 

In 2009, an estimated 4.3 million violent crimes (rapes or sexual assaults, robberies, aggravated assaults and simple assaults) occurred, as well as an estimated 15.6 million property crimes (burglaries, motor vehicle thefts and household thefts) and 133,000 personal thefts (picked pockets and snatched purses). These offenses included both crimes reported and unreported to police. «Read the rest of this article»

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