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License to Kill IV

More Guns, More Crime

Section One: Arrests of Concealed Handgun License Holders in Texas, January 1, 1996 to August 31, 2001

Charge

Number of Arrests

Murder/Attempted Murder
41
Kidnapping/False Imprisonment
14
Rape/Sexual Assault
Rape
Sexual Assault/Aggravated/Attempted
Sexual Assault/Aggravated on a Child
Sexual Assault on a Child
79
1
28
39
11
Manslaughter/Negligent Homicide
Manslaughter
Intoxicated Manslaughter with a Vehicle
Criminal Negligent Homicide
6
2
3
1
Assault
Assault/Aggravated Assault, Causing Bodily Injury or Involving Family Violence
Assault/Aggravated on a Public Servant
Intoxicated Assault w/Vehicle
Injury to a Child/Elder/Disabled Person
Terroristic Threat
Retaliation

833
695
19
9
41
60
9

Weapon-Related Offenses
Assault/Aggravated Assault w/Deadly Weapon
Unlawfully Carrying a Weapon
Deadly Conduct/Discharge Firearm
Discharge Firearm
Disorderly Conduct/Discharge or Display Firearm
Criminal Trespassing with Deadly Weapon
Weapons Law Violation
Disposing Firearm to Felon
Failure or Refusal to Display Handgun License
Theft of a Firearm
Unlawful Possession of Prohibited Weapon
Possession of Stolen Weapon
Making a Firearm Accessible to a Child
1,272
279
671
172
19
31
3
4
1
62
8
20
1
1
Automobile-Related Offenses
Driving While Intoxicated
Driving While License Invalid/Suspended
Failure to Stop & Give Information/Render Aid
Failure to Give Notice for Striking Unattended Vehicle/Highway Fixture/Landscaping
Reckless Driving
Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle
Obstructing Highway Passage
1,427
1,315
56
17
6
23
8
2
Arson/Aggravated Arson 8
Indecency with a Child/Expose/Sexual Contact 60
Child Custody Offenses
Abandon/Endanger Child
Interfere with Custody
9
8
1
Drug-Related Offense
Dangerous Drugs
Delivery of Marijuana
Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance
Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Controlled Substance
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Trafficking in Drugs
Violation of Controlled Substances
404
12
10
41
199
135
4
1
2
Impersonating a Police Officer/Public Servant 19
Conduct-Related Offenses
Aggravated Perjury
Abuse of Official Capacity
Interfere with Duties of a Public Servant
False Report to Police Officer
Contempt of Court
Cruelty to Animals
Disorderly Conduct/Family Violence
Stalking
Harassment
Intimidation
Reckless Conduct
Tampering w/Witness or Government Records
Official Oppression
Improper Influence
143
2
3
15
10
3
19
9
3
49
2
2
22
3
1
Sexual Misconduct
Prostitution
Promotion of Prostitution
Indecent Exposure
Lewd/Public Lewdness
Solicitation of Minor
Illegally Operating Sexually-Oriented Business
Possession or Promotion of Child Pornography
Sex Offender Registration
134
64
2
36
20
1
2
5
4
Robbery/Burglary/Theft/Larceny
Aggravated Robbery
Robbery
Burglary
Grand Larceny
Theft/Swindle
332
7
3
25
1
296
Organized Crime 21
Criminal Mischief 72
Forgery/Fraud
Credit Card Abuse
Make/Possess/Display Fictitious Inspection Certificate
False Tax Returns
Use/Alter/Transfer Food Stamps
Forgery
Fraud/Mail Fraud
Misappropriate Fiduciary/Trust
Money Launder
Insufficient Funds/Check
Pyramid Schemes
93
4
10
1
3
16
37
9
3
9
1
Violation of Protective Order 17
Trespassing/Criminal Trespassing 47
Alcohol-Related Offenses
Boating While Intoxicated
Importing Beer w/o License
Permit Intoxicated on License Premises
Public Intoxication
Selling Alcoholic Beverages to a Minor
Selling Alcoholic Beverages in a Dry Area
Serving Alcoholic Beverages to Intoxicated or Insane
Selling Alcoholic Beverages w/o a License
Violation of Alcohol and Beverage
64
10
1
3
2
33
2
1
3
9
Arrest-Related Offenses
Evading Arrest
Fleeing/Fleeing Police Officer/Escape
Resisting Arrest
Hinder Apprehension/Prosecution
86
48
7
27
4
Other13 133
Total Number of Offenses 5,314

 

 


13) Other includes: alien smuggling; arrest data not received; aids/calls meetings; bribery; civil rights violations; discharge waste; failure to appear/identify fugitive from justice; federal charges; felony failure to file income tax; graffiti; hunting with artificial light; manufacture/distribute decoding device; warrant offenses; possession of gambling device; and, unknown offenses.


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