Home Crime in the U.S. 2011 Crime in the U.S. 2011 Tables Table 49 Table 49A

Table 49A

Arrests

Cities

by Race, 2011

[8,791 agencies; 2011 estimated population 163,760,401]

Offense charged Total arrests Percent distribution1
Total White Black American
Indian or
Alaskan
Native
Asian
or
Pacific
Islander
Total White Black American
Indian or
Alaskan
Native
Asian
or
Pacific
Islander
TOTAL 7,112,156 4,763,093 2,174,403 107,332 67,328 100.0 67.0 30.6 1.5 0.9
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 6,072 2,601 3,329 69 73 100.0 42.8 54.8 1.1 1.2
Forcible rape 10,787 6,490 4,063 123 111 100.0 60.2 37.7 1.1 1.0
Robbery 70,720 29,694 40,031 504 491 100.0 42.0 56.6 0.7 0.7
Aggravated assault 230,587 140,821 83,879 3,192 2,695 100.0 61.1 36.4 1.4 1.2
Burglary 165,849 104,236 58,890 1,312 1,411 100.0 62.8 35.5 0.8 0.9
Larceny-theft 812,403 551,616 237,763 13,626 9,398 100.0 67.9 29.3 1.7 1.2
Motor vehicle theft 38,171 22,896 14,432 471 372 100.0 60.0 37.8 1.2 1.0
Arson 6,435 4,460 1,835 71 69 100.0 69.3 28.5 1.1 1.1
Violent crime2 318,166 179,606 131,302 3,888 3,370 100.0 56.5 41.3 1.2 1.1
Property crime2 1,022,858 683,208 312,920 15,480 11,250 100.0 66.8 30.6 1.5 1.1
Other assaults 714,191 446,161 250,022 11,116 6,892 100.0 62.5 35.0 1.6 1.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 40,340 25,768 13,896 223 453 100.0 63.9 34.4 0.6 1.1
Fraud 80,686 50,281 28,914 741 750 100.0 62.3 35.8 0.9 0.9
Embezzlement 9,351 6,045 3,086 48 172 100.0 64.6 33.0 0.5 1.8
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 52,858 33,399 18,584 384 491 100.0 63.2 35.2 0.7 0.9
Vandalism 142,263 100,941 37,541 2,422 1,359 100.0 71.0 26.4 1.7 1.0
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 92,537 50,938 40,175 563 861 100.0 55.0 43.4 0.6 0.9
Prostitution and commercialized vice 41,558 22,054 18,345 242 917 100.0 53.1 44.1 0.6 2.2
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 37,546 25,966 10,587 546 447 100.0 69.2 28.2 1.5 1.2
Drug abuse violations 869,266 553,669 302,757 5,846 6,994 100.0 63.7 34.8 0.7 0.8
Gambling 5,665 1,475 4,037 19 134 100.0 26.0 71.3 0.3 2.4
Offenses against the family and children 40,612 27,100 11,927 1,208 377 100.0 66.7 29.4 3.0 0.9
Driving under the influence 604,487 512,750 75,298 8,546 7,893 100.0 84.8 12.5 1.4 1.3
Liquor laws 311,855 251,371 45,644 11,124 3,716 100.0 80.6 14.6 3.6 1.2
Drunkenness 356,768 288,997 58,665 6,629 2,477 100.0 81.0 16.4 1.9 0.7
Disorderly conduct 379,301 234,170 134,951 7,399 2,781 100.0 61.7 35.6 2.0 0.7
Vagrancy 19,876 11,148 8,157 433 138 100.0 56.1 41.0 2.2 0.7
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,915,981 1,224,330 646,815 29,659 15,177 100.0 63.9 33.8 1.5 0.8
Suspicion 884 475 402 3 4 100.0 53.7 45.5 0.3 0.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 55,107 33,241 20,378 813 675 100.0 60.3 37.0 1.5 1.2
  • 1 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 2 Violent crimes are offenses of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Property crimes are offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.

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