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Table 61A

Arrests

Nonmetropolitan Counties

by Race, 2011

[1,952 agencies; 2011 estimated population 23,492,803]

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 774,835 639,726 107,926 24,043 3,140 100.0 82.6 13.9 3.1 0.4
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 704 491 181 30 2 100.0 69.7 25.7 4.3 0.3
Forcible rape 1,404 1,176 190 35 3 100.0 83.8 13.5 2.5 0.2
Robbery 1,978 1,157 737 73 11 100.0 58.5 37.3 3.7 0.6
Aggravated assault 19,913 15,300 3,641 933 39 100.0 76.8 18.3 4.7 0.2
Burglary 20,997 17,463 2,887 622 25 100.0 83.2 13.7 3.0 0.1
Larceny-theft 41,091 34,131 5,895 916 149 100.0 83.1 14.3 2.2 0.4
Motor vehicle theft 3,936 3,221 565 137 13 100.0 81.8 14.4 3.5 0.3
Arson 768 675 66 27 0 100.0 87.9 8.6 3.5 0.0
Violent crime2 23,999 18,124 4,749 1,071 55 100.0 75.5 19.8 4.5 0.2
Property crime2 66,792 55,490 9,413 1,702 187 100.0 83.1 14.1 2.5 0.3
Other assaults 75,483 61,557 11,019 2,731 176 100.0 81.6 14.6 3.6 0.2
Forgery and counterfeiting 3,625 2,940 622 51 12 100.0 81.1 17.2 1.4 0.3
Fraud 17,392 14,006 3,074 272 40 100.0 80.5 17.7 1.6 0.2
Embezzlement 766 648 112 5 1 100.0 84.6 14.6 0.7 0.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 5,131 4,038 984 97 12 100.0 78.7 19.2 1.9 0.2
Vandalism 12,060 10,155 1,457 427 21 100.0 84.2 12.1 3.5 0.2
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 6,907 5,326 1,336 224 21 100.0 77.1 19.3 3.2 0.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 151 122 19 5 5 100.0 80.8 12.6 3.3 3.3
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 4,657 4,095 441 111 10 100.0 87.9 9.5 2.4 0.2
Drug abuse violations 89,635 74,280 13,459 1,473 423 100.0 82.9 15.0 1.6 0.5
Gambling 245 177 51 8 9 100.0 72.2 20.8 3.3 3.7
Offenses against the family and children 13,802 10,270 3,009 501 22 100.0 74.4 21.8 3.6 0.2
Driving under the influence 148,773 129,299 14,425 3,790 1,259 100.0 86.9 9.7 2.5 0.8
Liquor laws 25,178 22,741 1,104 1,236 97 100.0 90.3 4.4 4.9 0.4
Drunkenness 18,354 16,408 1,238 650 58 100.0 89.4 6.7 3.5 0.3
Disorderly conduct 21,291 16,747 3,423 1,073 48 100.0 78.7 16.1 5.0 0.2
Vagrancy 252 192 51 9 0 100.0 76.2 20.2 3.6 0.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 239,790 192,650 37,866 8,594 680 100.0 80.3 15.8 3.6 0.3
Suspicion 189 125 62 1 1 100.0 66.1 32.8 0.5 0.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 363 336 12 12 3 100.0 92.6 3.3 3.3 0.8
  • 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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