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Table 67C

Arrests

Suburban Areas1

by Race, 2012Continued

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

Offense charged Arrests 18 and over 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 3,482,859 2,572,078 838,490 31,076 41,215 100.0 73.8 24.1 0.9 1.2
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,484 1,369 1,060 15 40 100.0 55.1 42.7 0.6 1.6
Forcible rape 4,254 3,081 1,082 36 55 100.0 72.4 25.4 0.8 1.3
Robbery 19,765 10,230 9,257 120 158 100.0 51.8 46.8 0.6 0.8
Aggravated assault 97,802 68,364 27,180 982 1,276 100.0 69.9 27.8 1.0 1.3
Burglary 69,950 52,529 16,463 314 644 100.0 75.1 23.5 0.4 0.9
Larceny-theft 342,660 244,863 91,013 2,886 3,898 100.0 71.5 26.6 0.8 1.1
Motor vehicle theft 15,708 11,769 3,584 127 228 100.0 74.9 22.8 0.8 1.5
Arson 1,953 1,580 339 11 23 100.0 80.9 17.4 0.6 1.2
Violent crime3 124,305 83,044 38,579 1,153 1,529 100.0 66.8 31.0 0.9 1.2
Property crime3 430,271 310,741 111,399 3,338 4,793 100.0 72.2 25.9 0.8 1.1
Other assaults 306,663 223,712 77,167 2,530 3,254 100.0 73.0 25.2 0.8 1.1
Forgery and counterfeiting 23,016 15,196 7,472 76 272 100.0 66.0 32.5 0.3 1.2
Fraud 53,646 36,739 16,189 245 473 100.0 68.5 30.2 0.5 0.9
Embezzlement 5,096 3,354 1,680 16 46 100.0 65.8 33.0 0.3 0.9
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 28,753 20,467 7,832 159 295 100.0 71.2 27.2 0.6 1.0
Vandalism 52,080 39,826 11,311 445 498 100.0 76.5 21.7 0.9 1.0
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 32,743 21,511 10,689 162 381 100.0 65.7 32.6 0.5 1.2
Prostitution and commercialized vice 5,686 3,627 1,674 16 369 100.0 63.8 29.4 0.3 6.5
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 16,810 13,146 3,295 125 244 100.0 78.2 19.6 0.7 1.5
Drug abuse violations 434,850 317,284 111,207 1,998 4,361 100.0 73.0 25.6 0.5 1.0
Gambling 1,192 779 321 7 85 100.0 65.4 26.9 0.6 7.1
Offenses against the family and children 43,075 28,055 14,272 461 287 100.0 65.1 33.1 1.1 0.7
Driving under the influence 450,518 385,321 52,558 3,274 9,365 100.0 85.5 11.7 0.7 2.1
Liquor laws 116,885 98,972 13,567 2,462 1,884 100.0 84.7 11.6 2.1 1.6
Drunkenness 136,050 116,211 17,501 1,157 1,181 100.0 85.4 12.9 0.9 0.9
Disorderly conduct 133,778 95,447 36,045 1,244 1,042 100.0 71.3 26.9 0.9 0.8
Vagrancy 5,107 3,618 1,423 25 41 100.0 70.8 27.9 0.5 0.8
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,081,614 754,709 303,921 12,179 10,805 100.0 69.8 28.1 1.1 1.0
Suspicion 721 319 388 4 10 100.0 44.2 53.8 0.6 1.4
Curfew and loitering law violations - - - - - - - - - -
  • 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.