Home Crime in the U.S. 2012 Crime in the U.S. 2012 Tables Table 49 Table 49C

Table 49C

Arrests

Cities

by Race, 2012Continued

[8,871 agencies; 2012 estimated population 165,509,499]

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 6,131,149 4,130,797 1,834,713 91,228 74,411 100.0 67.4 29.9 1.5 1.2
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5,864 2,516 3,213 60 75 100.0 42.9 54.8 1.0 1.3
Forcible rape 8,804 5,335 3,222 133 114 100.0 60.6 36.6 1.5 1.3
Robbery 53,585 24,622 28,027 433 503 100.0 45.9 52.3 0.8 0.9
Aggravated assault 205,787 125,004 74,230 2,839 3,714 100.0 60.7 36.1 1.4 1.8
Burglary 128,069 83,802 41,525 1,041 1,701 100.0 65.4 32.4 0.8 1.3
Larceny-theft 676,208 465,692 190,626 11,210 8,680 100.0 68.9 28.2 1.7 1.3
Motor vehicle theft 31,236 20,262 10,152 352 470 100.0 64.9 32.5 1.1 1.5
Arson 4,050 2,834 1,075 87 54 100.0 70.0 26.5 2.1 1.3
Violent crime2 274,040 157,477 108,692 3,465 4,406 100.0 57.5 39.7 1.3 1.6
Property crime2 839,563 572,590 243,378 12,690 10,905 100.0 68.2 29.0 1.5 1.3
Other assaults 596,570 377,308 202,027 9,775 7,460 100.0 63.2 33.9 1.6 1.3
Forgery and counterfeiting 37,348 24,106 12,526 187 529 100.0 64.5 33.5 0.5 1.4
Fraud 74,688 47,429 25,762 722 775 100.0 63.5 34.5 1.0 1.0
Embezzlement 9,118 5,778 3,125 48 167 100.0 63.4 34.3 0.5 1.8
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 48,119 31,920 15,114 363 722 100.0 66.3 31.4 0.8 1.5
Vandalism 100,083 68,428 28,691 1,830 1,134 100.0 68.4 28.7 1.8 1.1
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 74,696 40,673 32,607 465 951 100.0 54.5 43.7 0.6 1.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 39,844 21,270 17,203 166 1,205 100.0 53.4 43.2 0.4 3.0
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 30,612 21,264 8,336 432 580 100.0 69.5 27.2 1.4 1.9
Drug abuse violations 801,716 507,286 281,216 4,859 8,355 100.0 63.3 35.1 0.6 1.0
Gambling 4,325 1,017 3,160 10 138 100.0 23.5 73.1 0.2 3.2
Offenses against the family and children 37,699 25,551 10,699 1,093 356 100.0 67.8 28.4 2.9 0.9
Driving under the influence 573,040 482,017 72,852 7,876 10,295 100.0 84.1 12.7 1.4 1.8
Liquor laws 225,059 176,576 36,991 8,409 3,083 100.0 78.5 16.4 3.7 1.4
Drunkenness 338,208 271,465 56,910 6,165 3,668 100.0 80.3 16.8 1.8 1.1
Disorderly conduct 276,667 174,998 93,795 5,660 2,214 100.0 63.3 33.9 2.0 0.8
Vagrancy 17,181 10,484 6,148 371 178 100.0 61.0 35.8 2.2 1.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,731,866 1,112,807 575,138 26,638 17,283 100.0 64.3 33.2 1.5 1.0
Suspicion 707 353 343 4 7 100.0 49.9 48.5 0.6 1.0
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.