Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 525 335 297 7 23 8 Source Link
1996 459 300 270 7 12 11 Source Link
1997 367 229 198 3 10 18 Source Link
1998 354 210 174 10 13 13 Source Link
1999 347 199 162 2 5 30 Source Link
2000 345 181 143 7 13 18 Source Link
2001 410 252 198 4 13 37 Source Link
2002 476 289 222 12 12 43 Source Link
2003 473 245 195 3 11 36 Source Link
2004 464 245 160 10 15 60 Source Link
2005 549 313 198 13 14 88 Source Link
2006 487 334 233 3 8 90 Source Link
2007 486 299 187 6 15 91 Source Link
2008 460 293 175 5 5 108 Source Link
2009 502 311 193 2 9 107 Source Link
2010 460 310 176 7 2 125 Source Link
2011 488 344 187 8 13 136 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.