Table 9: known offenders, known offender's race, 2012.
This table presents the number of known hate crime offenders distributed by the known offender's race.
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 9 Known Offenders (1) Known Offender's Race, 2012 Total 5,331 White 2,909 Black 1,242 American Indian/Alaskan Native 49 Asian/Pacific Islander 47 Multiple Races, Group (2) 471 Unknown Race 613 (1) The term known offender does not imply that the identity of the suspect is known, but only that an attribute of the suspect has been identified, which distinguishes him/her from an unknown offender. (2) The term multiple races, group is used to describe a group of offenders of varying races.
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|Title Annotation:||Data Declaration|
|Publication:||Uniform Crime Reports: Hate Crime Statistics|
|Date:||Jan 1, 2012|
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