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Table 61C

Arrests

Nonmetropolitan Counties

by Race, 2012Continued

[1,962 agencies; 2012 estimated population 21,512,971]

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 687,554 572,364 93,607 17,516 4,067 100.0 83.2 13.6 2.5 0.6
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 610 461 124 24 1 100.0 75.6 20.3 3.9 0.2
Forcible rape 1,030 865 147 13 5 100.0 84.0 14.3 1.3 0.5
Robbery 1,428 880 493 52 3 100.0 61.6 34.5 3.6 0.2
Aggravated assault 16,141 12,913 2,525 642 61 100.0 80.0 15.6 4.0 0.4
Burglary 15,448 12,974 2,033 422 19 100.0 84.0 13.2 2.7 0.1
Larceny-theft 31,505 26,422 4,272 743 68 100.0 83.9 13.6 2.4 0.2
Motor vehicle theft 3,127 2,701 339 79 8 100.0 86.4 10.8 2.5 0.3
Arson 590 517 43 27 3 100.0 87.6 7.3 4.6 0.5
Violent crime2 19,209 15,119 3,289 731 70 100.0 78.7 17.1 3.8 0.4
Property crime2 50,670 42,614 6,687 1,271 98 100.0 84.1 13.2 2.5 0.2
Other assaults 58,102 48,595 7,787 1,579 141 100.0 83.6 13.4 2.7 0.2
Forgery and counterfeiting 3,024 2,483 514 15 12 100.0 82.1 17.0 0.5 0.4
Fraud 12,964 10,405 2,310 225 24 100.0 80.3 17.8 1.7 0.2
Embezzlement 582 507 64 11 0 100.0 87.1 11.0 1.9 0.0
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 4,119 3,355 671 76 17 100.0 81.5 16.3 1.8 0.4
Vandalism 8,046 6,869 903 260 14 100.0 85.4 11.2 3.2 0.2
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 5,745 4,469 1,155 106 15 100.0 77.8 20.1 1.8 0.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 127 96 24 6 1 100.0 75.6 18.9 4.7 0.8
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 3,524 3,111 352 48 13 100.0 88.3 10.0 1.4 0.4
Drug abuse violations 80,789 67,232 11,855 1,240 462 100.0 83.2 14.7 1.5 0.6
Gambling 183 124 40 6 13 100.0 67.8 21.9 3.3 7.1
Offenses against the family and children 11,400 8,449 2,531 388 32 100.0 74.1 22.2 3.4 0.3
Driving under the influence 162,257 139,764 16,407 3,807 2,279 100.0 86.1 10.1 2.3 1.4
Liquor laws 19,036 17,463 922 562 89 100.0 91.7 4.8 3.0 0.5
Drunkenness 17,405 15,629 1,183 545 48 100.0 89.8 6.8 3.1 0.3
Disorderly conduct 16,236 13,125 2,359 710 42 100.0 80.8 14.5 4.4 0.3
Vagrancy 177 110 57 10 0 100.0 62.1 32.2 5.6 0.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 213,912 172,807 34,488 5,920 697 100.0 80.8 16.1 2.8 0.3
Suspicion 47 38 9 0 0 100.0 80.9 19.1 0.0 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.