weapons prosecutions filed in March 2024
U.S. Attorneys recorded 658 defendants charged with weapons offenses in U.S. district courts in March 2024.
conviction rate for weapons offenses in March 2024
Of the 1,773 weapons defendant referrals disposed of by U.S. Attorneys in March 2024, 865 or 49% were convicted in U.S. district court, 796 were closed without prosecution, and 112 were not convicted after prosecution.
contributed most weapons referrals in March 2024
Out of a total of 1,773 defendants referred for weapons offenses disposed of in March 2024, the largest number of 1,152 were referred by the ATF
Mo, E
had the most weapons convictions per capita in District Court during March 2024
District Per Capita
Mo, E 3,295
D. C. 2,501
Ala, S 1,807
Wyoming 1,445
Mo, W 1,103
In March 2024 U.S. Attorneys reported more individuals convicted of weapons offenses relative to population size in the Eastern District of Missouri District Court than in any other federal district