WISH: Violent Death Module

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Wisconsin Suicide and Homicide Rates, 2004 - 2013

The Wisconsin Violent Death Reporting System (WVDRS) is a statewide, active surveillance system that collects detailed information on all suicide deaths, all homicide deaths, deaths of undetermined intent, deaths resulting from legal intervention, and deaths related to unintentional firearm injuries that occur in Wisconsin. The Wisconsin system is part of the National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS)  (see details). Wisconsin began contributing data to the NVDRS in 2004.

For data requests or more information, please contact:

Melissa Heinz, MPH
Injury and Violence Prevention Coordinator
608-266-1451

Last Revised: October 22, 2018