Homicide in Canada, 2015 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 85-002-X201600114668


This annual Juristat article presents 2015 homicide data. Short and long-term trends in homicide are examined at the national, provincial/territorial and census metropolitan area levels. Gang-related homicides, firearm-related homicides, intimate partner homicides, and homicides committed by youth are also explored. This Juristat also presents a special analysis of the circumstances surrounding homicides of Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal females committed by 'casual acquaintances' from 1980 to 2015.

Issue Number: 2016001
Author(s): Axford, Marsha; Mulligan, Leah; Solecki, André

Main Product: Juristat

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