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Hitchcock Police Department: UCR Frequently Asked Questions

Uniform Crime Reporting

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Are agency populations provided by the Bureau of the Census?   4546
Are there exceptions to the Hierarchy Rule?   5115
For UCR reporting purposes, can a male be raped?   5234
For which categories (e.g., penal, prosecution, arrest, conviction) are statistics collected through the UCR Program?   4185
How can I compare the UCR Program's findings with that of the NCVS?   4330
How can I find out how my city compares to other cities?   4541
How can I find out what statistics and publications the UCR Program has available for public use?   4255
How do UCR and NCVS differ?   5612
I was looking in a table in Crime in the United States, 2003, and didn't see a column to list my city's Crime Index. Why?   4140
Is UCR participation mandatory?   4889
The UCR Program details reported crime. Is there any program in operation which attempts to address unreported crime?   4422
To what extent are crime statistics reported to the UCR Program?   4032
What are classifying and scoring?   4704
What is an exceptional clearance?   8384
What is the Hierarchy Rule?   6949
What is the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program?   4229
When and how was the Program implemented?   4583
Which specific crimes are reported to the UCR Program, and why were these crimes identified for reporting?   4443
Why and how are crimes estimated for publication in Crime in the United States?   4101