Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 459 346 309 10 27 null Source Link
1996 424 308 265 23 19 1 Source Link
1997 410 280 251 15 14 null Source Link
1998 341 193 169 13 11 null Source Link
1999 15 13 11 null 1 1 Source Link Yes
2000 233 150 129 8 13 null Source Link
2001 345 225 199 0 26 0 Source Link
2002 286 186 168 0 18 0 Source Link
2003 292 207 185 0 22 0 Source Link
2004 247 158 137 0 20 1 Source Link
2005 326 223 206 4 12 1 Source Link
2006 349 247 226 0 21 0 Source Link
2007 385 285 262 7 16 0 Source Link
2008 338 262 241 1 20 0 Source Link
2009 318 229 196 1 32 0 Source Link
2010 199 135 112 0 23 0 Source Link
2011 311 212 190 null null 22 Source Link

* Possibly Incomplete means that there was a footnote about this particular data on the Uniform Crime Report (if it says Yes in the table). This could mean that there's a possibility that the data was limited (either in total or some particular piece). For more information please see the source link.