Because the BJS designed the NCVS to complement the UCR Program, the two programs share many similarities.
The BJS established the NCVS to provide previously unavailable information about crime (including crime not reported to police), victims, and offenders.
The report, Criminal Victimization 2000, Changes 1993-2000 (NCJ 187007), by BJS
statistician Callie Marie Rennison, may be obtained from the BJS
clearinghouse at 1-800-732-3277 or from the BJS
Web site at http://www.
The special report, Intimate Partner Violence and Age of Victim, 1993-1999, (NCJ 187635), was written by BJS
statistician Callie Marie Rennison.
Web site has a wealth of information, including crime data abstracts, homicide trends, drugs and crime facts, and juvenile violence information.