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Table 67B

Arrests

Suburban Areas1

by Race, 2012Continued

[6,766 agencies; 2012 estimated population 110,031,559]

Offense charged Arrests under 18 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 410,869 286,714 116,320 3,108 4,727 100.0 69.8 28.3 0.8 1.2
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 175 89 83 2 1 100.0 50.9 47.4 1.1 0.6
Forcible rape 751 552 182 6 11 100.0 73.5 24.2 0.8 1.5
Robbery 4,315 1,452 2,803 12 48 100.0 33.7 65.0 0.3 1.1
Aggravated assault 10,545 6,246 4,128 76 95 100.0 59.2 39.1 0.7 0.9
Burglary 15,033 9,749 5,055 65 164 100.0 64.9 33.6 0.4 1.1
Larceny-theft 67,253 41,359 24,315 571 1,008 100.0 61.5 36.2 0.8 1.5
Motor vehicle theft 3,292 2,196 1,039 24 33 100.0 66.7 31.6 0.7 1.0
Arson 1,414 1,086 314 6 8 100.0 76.8 22.2 0.4 0.6
Violent crime3 15,786 8,339 7,196 96 155 100.0 52.8 45.6 0.6 1.0
Property crime3 86,992 54,390 30,723 666 1,213 100.0 62.5 35.3 0.8 1.4
Other assaults 56,804 35,493 20,568 344 399 100.0 62.5 36.2 0.6 0.7
Forgery and counterfeiting 520 380 130 3 7 100.0 73.1 25.0 0.6 1.3
Fraud 1,572 938 603 5 26 100.0 59.7 38.4 0.3 1.7
Embezzlement 110 75 34 0 1 100.0 68.2 30.9 0.0 0.9
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 4,081 2,275 1,739 32 35 100.0 55.7 42.6 0.8 0.9
Vandalism 18,922 14,784 3,876 131 131 100.0 78.1 20.5 0.7 0.7
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 6,892 4,679 2,084 31 98 100.0 67.9 30.2 0.4 1.4
Prostitution and commercialized vice 99 58 41 0 0 100.0 58.6 41.4 0.0 0.0
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 4,001 2,966 979 24 32 100.0 74.1 24.5 0.6 0.8
Drug abuse violations 47,148 37,620 8,518 352 658 100.0 79.8 18.1 0.7 1.4
Gambling 89 46 40 1 2 100.0 51.7 44.9 1.1 2.2
Offenses against the family and children 1,196 914 254 20 8 100.0 76.4 21.2 1.7 0.7
Driving under the influence 3,340 3,113 150 32 45 100.0 93.2 4.5 1.0 1.3
Liquor laws 30,650 27,661 2,136 363 490 100.0 90.2 7.0 1.2 1.6
Drunkenness 3,214 2,880 263 40 31 100.0 89.6 8.2 1.2 1.0
Disorderly conduct 39,693 24,054 15,132 218 289 100.0 60.6 38.1 0.5 0.7
Vagrancy 292 175 115 1 1 100.0 59.9 39.4 0.3 0.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 76,052 55,688 18,754 666 944 100.0 73.2 24.7 0.9 1.2
Suspicion 44 19 24 0 1 100.0 43.2 54.5 0.0 2.3
Curfew and loitering law violations 13,372 10,167 2,961 83 161 100.0 76.0 22.1 0.6 1.2
  • 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.