Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 671 448 349 36 59 4 Source Link
1996 615 397 318 26 48 5 Source Link
1997 612 366 288 38 31 9 Source Link
1998 607 373 288 35 47 3 Source Link
1999 539 362 236 27 39 60 Source Link
2000 546 366 279 23 33 31 Source Link
2001 496 321 227 18 39 37 Source Link
2002 537 367 261 28 35 43 Source Link
2003 492 316 225 16 35 40 Source Link
2004 477 284 199 14 24 47 Source Link
2005 566 353 241 20 34 58 Source Link
2006 530 338 227 23 28 60 Source Link
2007 555 369 252 17 24 76 Source Link
2008 586 362 261 22 25 54 Source Link
2009 480 335 243 17 20 55 Source Link
2010 445 286 188 21 25 52 Source Link
2011 489 335 235 26 19 55 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.