Number of Incidents by Weapon Type and Age Group of Offender
age unknown 
< 18 18-24 25-39 40 plus unknown offenders total
Firearm (type not stated) 4 4 5 4 4 4 25
Handgun 11 22 20 16 12 9 90
Handgun-automatic 1 2 4 1 8
Rifle 3 5 6 1 15
Rifle-automatic 1 1 2
Shotgun 1 1 10 6 3 21
Other Firearm 3 2 2 1 1 9
Knife/Cutting Instrument 35 27 26 24 17 11 140
Blunt Object 39 41 34 18 27 10 169
Motor Vehicle 4 11 8 9 7 10 49
Personal Weapons (hands, feet, teeth, etc.) 327 302 280 131 152 95 1287
Poison (include gas) 1 1
Explosives 1 1 1 5 8
Fire/Incendiary Device 1 1
Other 51 39 52 23 20 24 209
Unknown 19 13 14 3 20 5 74
None 57 50 65 35 17 18 242
Missing 412 350 387 306 704 1346 3505
Total 969 867 916 578 983 1542 5855
Source: NIBRS 1995-2000
Unit of Count - Incident