Know the statistics
Homicides per 100,000 in the United States
According to the CDC there are 5.8 homicides per 100,000 people across the U.S. with the majority due to firearms
People go missing each year in the united states
According to NamUs, 600,000 people go missing each year. Approximately 4,400 unidentified bodies are recovered each year.
Juveniles have been arrested in 2019 for non-negligent manslaughter or murder
According to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Program this is 24% less arrests since 2015.
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