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Measuring Crime Reported to Law Enforcement using NIBRS Data

A podcast episode by the Bureau of Justice Statistics
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Erica Smith, Unit Chief overseeing the Law Enforcement Incident-Based Statistics Unit, Bureau of Justice Statistics; Edward Abraham, Unit Chief, Crime and Law Enforcement Statistics Unit, Criminal Justice Information Services Division, Federal Bureau of Investigation

In January 2021, NIBRS became the national standard for law enforcement crime data reporting. The transition to NIBRS offers significant improvements to data on crimes known to law enforcement, providing detailed information on the characteristics of crime incidents, victims, and persons arrested.

Date Published: October 4, 2022