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Table 55C

Arrests

Metropolitan Counties

by Race, 2011 Continued

[1,280 agencies; 2011 estimated population 51,699,773]

Offense charged Arrests 18 and over 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 1,460,066 1,075,021 364,877 10,207 9,961 100.0 73.6 25.0 0.7 0.7
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 1,454 842 594 6 12 100.0 57.9 40.9 0.4 0.8
Forcible rape 2,081 1,598 462 11 10 100.0 76.8 22.2 0.5 0.5
Robbery 7,861 4,068 3,714 36 43 100.0 51.7 47.2 0.5 0.5
Aggravated assault 49,381 35,867 12,804 378 332 100.0 72.6 25.9 0.8 0.7
Burglary 33,464 25,493 7,706 125 140 100.0 76.2 23.0 0.4 0.4
Larceny-theft 102,891 73,022 28,526 500 843 100.0 71.0 27.7 0.5 0.8
Motor vehicle theft 7,214 5,448 1,695 42 29 100.0 75.5 23.5 0.6 0.4
Arson 1,173 885 275 9 4 100.0 75.4 23.4 0.8 0.3
Violent crime2 60,777 42,375 17,574 431 397 100.0 69.7 28.9 0.7 0.7
Property crime2 144,742 104,848 38,202 676 1,016 100.0 72.4 26.4 0.5 0.7
Other assaults 136,565 102,649 32,104 891 921 100.0 75.2 23.5 0.7 0.7
Forgery and counterfeiting 9,638 6,408 3,117 20 93 100.0 66.5 32.3 0.2 1.0
Fraud 28,962 20,212 8,435 125 190 100.0 69.8 29.1 0.4 0.7
Embezzlement 2,290 1,436 813 12 29 100.0 62.7 35.5 0.5 1.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 12,413 9,225 3,083 60 45 100.0 74.3 24.8 0.5 0.4
Vandalism 20,639 16,082 4,295 140 122 100.0 77.9 20.8 0.7 0.6
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 15,015 10,155 4,733 53 74 100.0 67.6 31.5 0.4 0.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 2,320 1,347 834 8 131 100.0 58.1 35.9 0.3 5.6
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 8,718 6,975 1,599 63 81 100.0 80.0 18.3 0.7 0.9
Drug abuse violations 195,787 142,431 51,357 828 1,171 100.0 72.7 26.2 0.4 0.6
Gambling 556 261 252 13 30 100.0 46.9 45.3 2.3 5.4
Offenses against the family and children 32,791 19,339 13,132 138 182 100.0 59.0 40.0 0.4 0.6
Driving under the influence 169,643 144,920 21,678 1,266 1,779 100.0 85.4 12.8 0.7 1.0
Liquor laws 33,592 28,680 4,193 422 297 100.0 85.4 12.5 1.3 0.9
Drunkenness 37,837 32,948 4,284 327 278 100.0 87.1 11.3 0.9 0.7
Disorderly conduct 35,797 24,737 10,621 247 192 100.0 69.1 29.7 0.7 0.5
Vagrancy 2,177 1,608 557 5 7 100.0 73.9 25.6 0.2 0.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 509,754 358,357 143,990 4,481 2,926 100.0 70.3 28.2 0.9 0.6
Suspicion 53 28 24 1 0 100.0 52.8 45.3 1.9 0.0
Curfew and loitering law violations - - - - - - - - - -
  • 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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