UCR

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UCRUniversidad de Costa Rica
UCRUniversity of California, Riverside
UCRUniform Crime Reporting
UCRUniform Crime Reports
UCRUnión Civica Radical (Argentina Radical Party)
UCRRadical Civic Union (Argentina)
UCRUnified Carrier Registration (interstate vehicle travel)
UCRUnder Color Removal
UCRUniversal Card Reader
UCRUnique Consignment Reference
UCRUndercolor Removal (printing ink)
UCRUnconditioned Response
UCRUniversity of California Regents
UCRUrine Creatinine
UCRUpper Chattahoochee Riverkeeper (environmental advocacy; Atlanta, GA)
UCRUniversity College of Rhodesia
UCRUnited Company Rusal (Russia)
UCRUsual, Customary and Reasonable Fees
UCRUnión del Centro Democrático (Argentina)
UCRUnfadable Connect Records
UCRUnsatisfactory Condition Report
UCRUncovered Row
UCRUnit Cost Report
UCRUnique Client Registration (Oracle Net8 Assistant)
UCRUnion Cordobesa de Rugby (Spanish)
UCRUnited Computer Resources
UCRUnited Clan of Roblox (gaming clan)
UCRUnit Cost Resourcing
UCRUniversity and College Relations (Maricopa County, AZ community college system)
UCRUser Change Request
UCRUnit Carcinogenic Risk (probabilty per dose unit of producing cancer)
UCRUSIGS Communications Requirements
UCRUser Connecting Router
UCRUser Communication Requirement
UCRUnion for Children's Rights
UCRUnit Control Room (various organizations)
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What is more, the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports shows that after Florida adopted its concealed weapons law, which resulted in roughly 300,000 issued permits by 1995, the handgun murder rate actually dropped by 27 percent.
Data are available on crime trends from the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR); on homicide trends and characteristics from the UCR and the FBI's Supplemental Homicide Reports (SHR); and on large law enforcement agencies from the BJS's Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics (LEMAS) surveys.
Most citizens know and care little about Uniform Crime Reports, clearance rates, strategic plans, or standard operating procedures.
Whether they seek to link a suspect to a crime, determine criminal behavior patterns, or compile statistics for Uniform Crime Reports, police departments analyze crime data for a variety of reasons.
The American public looks to the Uniform Crime Reports for information on fluctuations in the level of crime, and criminologists, sociologists, legislators, municipal planners, the media, and other students of criminal justice use the statistics for varied research and planning purposes.
Unfortunately, political officials can be a difficult group for police administrators to influence: Their knowledge of policing traditionally is grounded in Uniform Crime Reports' statistics, response times, and case clearance rates.
According to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports, the number of automobile thefts increased from 1,131,700 in 1980 to 1,661,700 in 1991.(1) The aggregate costs of vehicle replacement, investigation by law enforcement agencies, prosecution of offenders, and payments from insurance companies make this an especially expensive crime.
According to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR), in 1992, juveniles(9) accounted for 16 percent of the total arrests of individuals who ranged in age from 10 to 21, or almost 2 million violations.
4 Author-calculated average of Uniform Crime Reports data for the past 12 years.
According to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports, 24,539 people were murdered in 1993; 70 of these victims were law enforcement officers.
Justice Information Services Division Attention: Uniform Crime Reports
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