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Murder_and_Nonnegligent_Manslaughter_and_Aggravated_Assault_Victims_Off_Type_by_Circumstance_2015.xls

Offense Type

by Circumstance, 20151

Circumstance Total
Victims
Offense Type
Murder and
Nonnegligent
Manslaughter
Aggravated
Assault
Argument 104,285 860 103,425
Assault on Law Enforcement Officer 5,864 21 5,843
Drug Dealing 1,260 131 1,129
Gangland Killing (Organized Crime) 891 34 857
Juvenile Gang (Street Gang) 415 9 406
Lovers' Quarrel 14,132 144 13,988
Mercy Killing2 10 10
Other Felony Involved 2,799 131 2,668
Other Circumstances 44,669 768 43,901
Unknown Circumstances 45,960 2,066 43,894
  • 1This table does not include a total row because a victim can be connected to up to two circumstances describing the murder and nonnegligent manslaughter or aggravated assault.
  • 2The circumstance of mercy killing is not applicable to aggravated assault.