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Table 6: offenses, victim type, by offense type, 2012.

The FBI collects these data through the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program's Hate Crime Statistics Program.

General comments

* This table presents the number of hate crime offenses distributed by the victim type and offense type.

* The Hate Crime Statistics Program collects details about an offender's bias motivation associated with 11 offense types already being reported to the UCR Program: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, aggravated assault, simple assault, and intimidation (crimes against persons); and robbery, burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, arson, and destruction/damage/ vandalism (crimes against property). The law enforcement agencies that participate in the UCR Program via the National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) collect data about additional offenses for crimes against persons and crimes against property. These data appear in Hate Crime Statistics in the category of other. Law enforcement agencies that submit their data via NIBRS also collect hate crime data about drug or narcotic offenses, gambling offenses,

prostitution offenses, and weapon law violations, which are published in the category crimes against society.

* In the Hate Crime Statistics Program, the victim of a hate crime may be an individual, a business, an institution, or society as a whole.

* The victim type Society/Public is collected only in the NIBRS.

Methodology

The data used in creating this table were from all law enforcement agencies submitting one or more hate crime incidents for at least 1 month of the calendar year. The published data, therefore, do not necessarily represent reports from each participating agency for all 12 months (or 4 quarters) of the calendar year.
Table 6

Offenses
Victim Type
by Offense Type, 2012

 Victim type

 Business/
 Total financial
Offense type offenses Individual institution

Total 6,718 5,350 310

Crimes against persons (2) 3,968 3,968 N/A

Crimes against property: 2,547 1,382 310
 Robbery 126 118 1
 Burglary 142 103 12
 Larceny-theft 258 174 61
 Motor vehicle theft 23 19 2
 Arson 38 22 2
 Destruction/damage/ 1,906 904 222
 vandalism

 Other (2) 54 42 10

Crimes against society (2) 203 N/A N/A

 Victim type

 Religious Society/
Offense type Government organization public (1)

Total 193 181 203

Crimes against persons (2) N/A N/A N/A

Crimes against property: 193 181 0
 Robbery 0 0 0
 Burglary 1 4 0
 Larceny-theft 2 8 0
 Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
 Arson 1 8 0
 Destruction/damage/ 187 161 0
 vandalism
 Other (2) 2 0 0

Crimes against society (2) N/A N/A 203

 Victim type

 Other/
 unknown/
Offense type multiple

Total 481

Crimes against persons (2) N/A

Crimes against property: 481

 Robbery 7
 Burglary 22
 Larceny-theft 13
 Motor vehicle theft 2
 Arson 5
 Destruction/damage/ 432
 vandalism
 Other (2) 0

Crimes against society (2) N/A

(1) The victim type society-public is collected only in the National
Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS). See Methodology.

(2) Includes additional offenses collected in the NIBRS. See
Methodology.
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