Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 292 175 135 8 21 11 Source Link
1996 329 224 160 8 25 31 Source Link
1997 314 209 163 13 20 13 Source Link
1998 303 199 161 10 22 6 Source Link
1999 209 146 110 13 15 8 Source Link
2000 202 130 96 6 12 16 Source Link
2001 191 124 86 5 10 23 Source Link
2002 294 200 125 7 24 44 Source Link
2003 293 199 142 5 12 40 Source Link
2004 287 194 151 15 13 15 Source Link
2005 312 217 168 8 14 27 Source Link
2006 359 253 163 10 14 66 Source Link
2007 349 235 144 6 18 67 Source Link
2008 304 206 125 9 18 54 Source Link
2009 286 197 115 4 12 66 Source Link
2010 280 207 136 8 7 56 Source Link
2011 319 223 126 10 12 75 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.