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Introduction

In 2015, there were 907,300 active protection orders in the National Crime Information Center for the United States, District of Columbia, and Territories, 36.8% (n=333,921) of which had a disqualifying Brady Indicator.

Nearly half of all women killed are murdered by a current or former male intimate partner.

In 2013, firearms were used in 53% of female and 40% of male intimate partner homicides which were recorded by the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program.

This page was updated October 29, 2018. Please note that data used are the most recent available data.