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Answered By: Suzanne Schriefer, Criminal Justice & Paralegal Librarian Last Updated: Mar 07, 2016 Views: 87
The United States government measures crime two ways, through the:
- Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Reports
- U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistic's National Crime Victimization Survey
Read more about the nation's two crime measures in the attached document.
The School of Justice Studies Guide also has links to other sources of statistics. Click on the "Finding Statistics" located in the "Finding Criminal Justice Resources" box on the home page of the Guide to view statistical resources.