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Table 4 For 361 respondents who were linked to firearms and whose orders were served, multivariate associations between risk of incident arrest and respondent characteristics and firearm recoverya

From: Firearms and the incidence of arrest among respondents to domestic violence restraining orders

Order-recovery status and respondent characteristic Risk of Incident Arrest
Any Offense Offenses not involving violence or firearms Domestic Violence Other violent or firearm-related offensesd
OR P value OR P value OR P value OR P value
(95 % CI) (95 % CI) (95 % CI) (95 % CI)
Sex
 Male (n = 334) 10.4 (1.1-99.1) 0.0413 7.2 (0.7-70.8) 0.0915 1.8 (0.2-16.1) 0.5868 -  
 Female (n = 27) Referent   Referent   Referent   - -
Ageb, years
 ≤24 (n = 24) 3.4 (1.0-11.9) 0.0550 4.3 (1.2-15.9) 0.0228 0.4 (0.0-3.8) 0.5069 1.5 (0.3-6.8) 0.7222
 25-34 (n = 75) 1.7 (0.7-3.9)   3.4 (1.4-8.5)   1.0 (0.4-3.0)   1.4 (0.5-4.0)  
 35-44 (n = 112) 0.7 (0.3-1.4)   1.3 (0.6-3.2)   0.5 (0.1-1.4)   0.8 (0.3-2.2)  
 ≥45 (n = 149) Referent   Referent   Referent   Referent  
Prior arrest charges
 10+ (n = 66) 41.8 (15.7-111.4) <0.0001 37.4 (11.5-121.1) <0.0001 26.6 (5.6-125.2) 0.0003 13.3 (4.1-43.5) <0.0001
 3-9 (n = 63) 16.4 (6.1-43.6)   19.7 (5.9-65.6)   17.2 (3.5-83.4)   9.7 (2.8-32.9)  
 1-2 (n = 55) 10.2 (3.3-31.6)   15.7 (4.0-60.9)   7.1 (1.1-45.4)   1.3 (0.1-12.4)  
 None (n = 177) Referent   Referent   Referent   Referent  
Time from most recent arrest charge to date of restraining order c, years
 0-5 (n = 318) 2.9 (1.1-7.9) 0.0377 3.0 (0.9-9.9) 0.0680 2.9 (0.6-13.7) 0.1715 4.8 (0.6-38.2) 0.1428
 6+ (n = 43) Referent   Referent   Referent   Referent  
Firearms recovered
 Y (n = 119) 0.5 (0.3-1.2) 0.1164 0.4 (0.2-1.0) 0.0440 1.4 (0.6-3.7) 0.4373 0.7 (0.3-2.0) 0.5475
 N (n = 242) Referent   Referent   Referent   Referent  
Follow-up time, per month
  1.1 (1.0-1.1) 0.0013 1.1 (1.0-1.1) 0.0038 1.0 (1.0-1.1) 0.2482 1.0 (1.0-1.1) 0.1160
  1. aModel includes all variables in table
  2. bAge was missing for 1 individual
  3. cResults are for respondents with prior arrests. Only results for years from most recent arrest are given. Pre-existing firearm prohibition status and number of prior arrest charges were highly correlated and could not both be entered into the model
  4. d Results are for males only. No female respondents were arrested for offenses of this type