Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 451 307 253 9 37 8 Source Link
1996 385 279 243 9 21 6 Source Link
1997 375 283 217 12 31 23 Source Link
1998 385 272 215 17 24 16 Source Link
1999 358 237 148 17 18 54 Source Link
2000 412 283 176 16 24 67 Source Link
2001 425 273 177 10 15 71 Source Link
2002 414 276 167 7 18 84 Source Link
2003 395 258 185 8 16 49 Source Link
2004 350 221 142 10 18 51 Source Link
2005 428 301 203 8 30 60 Source Link
2006 409 271 211 11 12 37 Source Link
2007 397 252 190 11 11 40 Source Link
2008 408 240 170 11 19 40 Source Link
2009 461 295 200 13 22 60 Source Link
2010 356 219 146 12 11 50 Source Link
2011 373 244 172 7 13 52 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.