Year Total Murders Firearm Handgun Rifle Shotgun Unknown firearm Source Possibly Incomplete*
1995 500 351 306 11 20 14 Source Link
1996 490 322 250 18 29 25 Source Link
1997 488 346 255 20 22 49 Source Link
1998 410 278 184 13 24 57 Source Link
1999 354 243 148 16 20 59 Source Link
2000 374 251 119 14 16 102 Source Link
2001 358 226 106 9 11 100 Source Link
2002 381 257 118 14 10 115 Source Link
2003 409 280 128 6 16 130 Source Link
2004 390 270 122 8 16 124 Source Link
2005 459 318 149 6 18 145 Source Link
2006 398 264 142 6 13 103 Source Link
2007 406 287 163 5 10 109 Source Link
2008 366 240 121 12 13 94 Source Link
2009 347 229 108 8 7 106 Source Link
2010 369 250 137 9 12 92 Source Link
2011 303 208 110 10 15 73 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.