Interactive Database

Disclaimer: The database is constructed verbatum from the source material. Hence all errors of spelling, naming, dates, etc have intentionally not been corrected.

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Search Cases
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Keyword Search
Keyword Search
 
Case Number
Case number
 
Date of offense
Month
Day
Year
Street Address *
Precinct
 
Circumstances
If accidental, kind of accident
If manslaughter, kind of manslaughter
If homicide, kind of homicide
Circumstances surrounding homicide
Number of victims
Number of defendants
If homicide, excessive violence displayed
Method of Killing
Alcohol-related?
 
Victim
Victim's name
Victim's age
Victim's gender
Victim's race
Victim's primary occupational skill
Homicide involved police officer as victim?
 
Defendant
Defendant's name
Defendant's age
Defendant's gender
Defendant's race
Defendant's primary occupational skill
Homicide involved police officer as defendant?
 
Victim/Defendant Relationship
Were victim/defendant related by blood or marriage?
How were the victim/defendant related?
 
Legal
Outcome of defendant's trial
Capital punishment for crime?
 
 
 

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