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Table 67A

Arrests

Suburban Areas1

by Race, 2011

[6,522 agencies; 2011 estimated population 104,263,328]

Offense charged Total arrests Percent distribution2
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 3,783,506 2,787,465 932,130 32,490 31,421 100.0 73.7 24.6 0.9 0.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,599 1,442 1,113 17 27 100.0 55.5 42.8 0.7 1.0
Forcible rape 4,980 3,633 1,283 26 38 100.0 73.0 25.8 0.5 0.8
Robbery 23,391 11,393 11,741 121 136 100.0 48.7 50.2 0.5 0.6
Aggravated assault 107,626 75,875 29,959 920 872 100.0 70.5 27.8 0.9 0.8
Burglary 84,863 62,196 21,785 375 507 100.0 73.3 25.7 0.4 0.6
Larceny-theft 380,938 267,187 106,806 3,097 3,848 100.0 70.1 28.0 0.8 1.0
Motor vehicle theft 16,854 12,308 4,316 128 102 100.0 73.0 25.6 0.8 0.6
Arson 3,942 2,997 902 14 29 100.0 76.0 22.9 0.4 0.7
Violent crime3 138,596 92,343 44,096 1,084 1,073 100.0 66.6 31.8 0.8 0.8
Property crime3 486,597 344,688 133,809 3,614 4,486 100.0 70.8 27.5 0.7 0.9
Other assaults 361,430 260,805 95,095 2,721 2,809 100.0 72.2 26.3 0.8 0.8
Forgery and counterfeiting 22,897 15,377 7,232 58 230 100.0 67.2 31.6 0.3 1.0
Fraud 58,261 39,446 18,118 211 486 100.0 67.7 31.1 0.4 0.8
Embezzlement 5,086 3,347 1,654 19 66 100.0 65.8 32.5 0.4 1.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 31,161 21,765 9,036 148 212 100.0 69.8 29.0 0.5 0.7
Vandalism 70,691 55,089 14,528 528 546 100.0 77.9 20.6 0.7 0.8
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 39,164 26,238 12,443 175 308 100.0 67.0 31.8 0.4 0.8
Prostitution and commercialized vice 5,235 3,328 1,588 24 295 100.0 63.6 30.3 0.5 5.6
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 20,367 15,646 4,337 175 209 100.0 76.8 21.3 0.9 1.0
Drug abuse violations 459,120 339,968 113,472 2,266 3,414 100.0 74.0 24.7 0.5 0.7
Gambling 1,429 792 525 20 92 100.0 55.4 36.7 1.4 6.4
Offenses against the family and children 46,430 29,866 15,817 445 302 100.0 64.3 34.1 1.0 0.7
Driving under the influence 387,646 334,580 45,370 3,075 4,621 100.0 86.3 11.7 0.8 1.2
Liquor laws 172,599 148,832 18,729 2,935 2,103 100.0 86.2 10.9 1.7 1.2
Drunkenness 143,968 123,632 18,064 1,276 996 100.0 85.9 12.5 0.9 0.7
Disorderly conduct 176,303 121,290 52,162 1,675 1,176 100.0 68.8 29.6 1.0 0.7
Vagrancy 5,031 3,351 1,637 23 20 100.0 66.6 32.5 0.5 0.4
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,136,524 795,854 320,883 11,961 7,826 100.0 70.0 28.2 1.1 0.7
Suspicion 571 312 253 3 3 100.0 54.6 44.3 0.5 0.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 14,400 10,916 3,282 54 148 100.0 75.8 22.8 0.4 1.0
  • 1 Suburban areas include law enforcement agencies in cities with less than 50,000 inhabitants and county law enforcement agencies that are within a Metropolitan Statistical Area. Suburban areas exclude all metropolitan agencies associated with a principal city.
  • 2 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 3 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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