Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 1652 1143 838 62 119 124 Source Link
1996 1476 962 689 73 89 111 Source Link
1997 1327 876 630 65 75 106 Source Link
1998 1346 899 652 63 89 95 Source Link
1999 1210 746 527 60 71 88 Source Link
2000 1232 756 539 47 65 105 Source Link
2001 1327 822 588 47 73 114 Source Link
2002 1296 795 561 57 60 117 Source Link
2003 1417 891 643 75 58 115 Source Link
2004 1362 882 688 49 70 75 Source Link
2005 1406 946 767 48 67 64 Source Link
2006 1381 949 711 53 71 114 Source Link
2007 1419 946 727 58 60 101 Source Link
2008 1372 895 706 58 52 79 Source Link
2009 1325 862 661 55 58 88 Source Link
2010 1246 805 581 34 48 142 Source Link
2011 1089 699 497 37 48 117 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.