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Uniform Crime Reports

  • By: Wendy Perkins Gilbert
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

The Uniform Crime Report (UCR) is a database of crime statistics managed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Information contained in the database is provided by police departments across the United States. The Department of Justice uses these data to ...

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