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Murder_and_Nonnegligent_Manslaughter_and_Aggravated_Assault_Victims_Off_Type_by_Circumst_2016.xls

Offense Type

by Circumstance, 20161

Circumstance Total
Victims
Offense Type
Murder and
Nonnegligent
Manslaughter
Aggravated
Assault
Argument 112,983 935 112,048
Assault on Law Enforcement Officer 6,955 39 6,916
Drug Dealing 1,536 201 1,335
Gangland Killing (Organized Crime) 936 42 894
Juvenile Gang (Street Gang) 528 11 517
Lovers' Quarrel 15,534 162 15,372
Mercy Killing2 9 9
Other Felony Involved 2,813 125 2,688
Other Circumstances 47,659 881 46,778
Unknown Circumstances 52,030 2,360 49,670
  • 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.