Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 159 104 94 3 6 1 Source Link
1996 215 130 118 3 5 4 Source Link
1997 187 120 105 2 6 7 Source Link
1998 170 114 80 14 6 14 Source Link
1999 165 103 87 3 8 5 Source Link
2000 129 89 70 5 6 8 Source Link
2001 181 107 84 8 3 12 Source Link
2002 176 109 92 9 4 4 Source Link
2003 193 119 97 3 3 16 Source Link
2004 172 110 71 2 9 28 Source Link
2005 205 124 84 6 5 29 Source Link
2006 224 133 88 4 9 32 Source Link
2007 192 123 92 7 4 20 Source Link
2008 163 93 60 1 6 26 Source Link
2009 156 91 66 1 3 21 Source Link
2010 158 84 57 5 6 16 Source Link
2011 129 75 46 2 1 26 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.