The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) said Monday that homicide rates have increased by 30 percent in the past year, compared to 2019.
In its annual report on the killings in the United States, the FBI estimates that about 18,000 people were killed last year. The FBI says more than two-thirds of the victims were shot.
The FBI, an investigative agency, said animal-based crime exceeded $ 6,400,000, down 7.8 percent from last year.
The overall damage from the crime is estimated at $ 17.5 billion by 2020, according to the report. Law enforcement agencies suspended 7,600,000 people across the United States last year, including those who violated traffic laws.