Table 45

Arrest Trends

Cities by Sex, 2012–2013

[6,662 agencies; 2013 estimated population 139,725,629; 2012 estimated population 138,602,589]

Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
2012 2013 Percent
change
2012 2013 Percent
change
2012 2013 Percent
change
2012 2013 Percent
change
TOTAL1 4,226,004 3,982,894 -5.8 464,491 393,802 -15.2 1,542,185 1,477,114 -4.2 199,040 165,669 -16.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 4,216 4,127 -2.1 295 322 +9.2 526 537 +2.1 33 49 +48.5
Rape2 8,253 7,712 -6.6 1,160 1,089 -6.1 81 116 +43.2 21 44 +109.5
Robbery 46,069 45,171 -1.9 9,562 9,364 -2.1 7,063 6,954 -1.5 1,141 997 -12.6
Aggravated assault 146,996 139,659 -5.0 12,885 11,200 -13.1 45,034 43,277 -3.9 4,351 3,848 -11.6
Burglary 112,908 103,205 -8.6 24,252 20,516 -15.4 23,819 22,871 -4.0 3,720 2,999 -19.4
Larceny-theft 378,457 376,392 -0.5 70,846 62,092 -12.4 306,805 300,211 -2.1 54,387 45,196 -16.9
Motor vehicle theft 23,903 23,474 -1.8 4,801 4,284 -10.8 5,708 5,912 +3.6 920 980 +6.5
Arson 4,190 4,200 +0.2 1,922 1,662 -13.5 957 1,003 +4.8 348 233 -33.0
Violent crime3 205,534 196,669 -4.3 23,902 21,975 -8.1 52,704 50,884 -3.5 5,546 4,938 -11.0
Property crime3 519,458 507,271 -2.3 101,821 88,554 -13.0 337,289 329,997 -2.2 59,375 49,408 -16.8
Other assaults 416,122 392,821 -5.6 51,014 45,408 -11.0 162,054 153,801 -5.1 30,226 26,285 -13.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 19,982 18,572 -7.1 484 357 -26.2 12,151 11,310 -6.9 203 158 -22.2
Fraud 40,964 39,394 -3.8 1,703 1,597 -6.2 26,377 24,558 -6.9 820 806 -1.7
Embezzlement 4,373 4,416 +1.0 138 153 +10.9 4,228 4,220 -0.2 99 74 -25.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 38,759 37,063 -4.4 5,930 4,916 -17.1 9,861 10,100 +2.4 1,091 888 -18.6
Vandalism 88,955 80,272 -9.8 25,163 20,179 -19.8 22,614 20,563 -9.1 4,705 3,745 -20.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 67,473 65,030 -3.6 11,419 9,691 -15.1 5,932 5,874 -1.0 1,085 978 -9.9
Prostitution and commercialized vice 10,587 9,943 -6.1 103 88 -14.6 22,454 21,562 -4.0 398 422 +6.0
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 28,121 24,774 -11.9 4,945 4,293 -13.2 2,645 2,234 -15.5 644 587 -8.9
Drug abuse violations 560,469 558,356 -0.4 54,714 47,670 -12.9 143,184 149,481 +4.4 11,853 10,995 -7.2
Gambling 1,627 1,358 -16.5 195 133 -31.8 335 323 -3.6 12 5 -58.3
Offenses against the family and children 21,649 20,443 -5.6 1,051 799 -24.0 10,941 10,553 -3.5 616 511 -17.0
Driving under the influence 363,456 330,789 -9.0 2,849 2,359 -17.2 121,065 111,765 -7.7 965 761 -21.1
Liquor laws 154,566 128,617 -16.8 21,859 16,781 -23.2 61,374 49,268 -19.7 13,907 10,396 -25.2
Drunkenness 254,721 223,950 -12.1 4,438 3,474 -21.7 56,026 49,975 -10.8 1,693 1,258 -25.7
Disorderly conduct 185,574 163,729 -11.8 37,507 29,844 -20.4 73,814 64,182 -13.0 21,082 16,347 -22.5
Vagrancy 13,227 13,425 +1.5 579 363 -37.3 3,364 3,492 +3.8 152 114 -25.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,209,801 1,149,489 -5.0 94,091 78,655 -16.4 404,198 395,287 -2.2 34,993 29,308 -16.2
Suspicion 553 320 -42.1 97 34 -64.9 155 79 -49.0 27 3 -88.9
Curfew and loitering law violations 20,586 16,513 -19.8 20,586 16,513 -19.8 9,575 7,685 -19.7 9,575 7,685 -19.7
  • 1 Does not include suspicion.
  • 2 The rape figures in this table are based on the legacy definition of rape only. The rape figures shown include converted National Incident-Based Reporting System rape data and those states/agencies that reported the legacy definition of rape for both years.
  • 3 Violent crimes in this table are offenses of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, rape (legacy definition), robbery, and aggravated assault. Property crimes are offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.

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