Table 57

Arrest Trends

Nonmetropolitan Counties

by Sex, 2012–2013

[1,620 agencies; 2013 estimated population 18,067,896; 2012 estimated population 18,207,798]

Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
2012 2013 Percent
change
2012 2013 Percent
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2012 2013 Percent
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2012 2013 Percent
change
TOTAL1 486,402 459,832 -5.5 24,499 20,580 -16.0 161,398 155,818 -3.5 9,042 7,771 -14.1
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 464 457 -1.5 22 28 +27.3 84 83 -1.2 1 6 +500.0
Rape2 959 943 -1.7 107 105 -1.9 17 36 +111.8 0 9
Robbery 1,139 1,081 -5.1 93 87 -6.5 201 186 -7.5 11 8 -27.3
Aggravated assault 12,235 11,566 -5.5 699 631 -9.7 2,963 3,006 +1.5 188 177 -5.9
Burglary 12,730 11,023 -13.4 1,754 1,273 -27.4 2,476 2,212 -10.7 177 144 -18.6
Larceny-theft 20,273 18,113 -10.7 2,297 1,678 -26.9 9,518 9,324 -2.0 849 665 -21.7
Motor vehicle theft 2,591 2,346 -9.5 446 332 -25.6 597 622 +4.2 91 74 -18.7
Arson 510 373 -26.9 106 84 -20.8 73 78 +6.8 13 20 +53.8
Violent crime3 14,797 14,047 -5.1 921 851 -7.6 3,265 3,311 +1.4 200 200 0.0
Property crime3 36,104 31,855 -11.8 4,603 3,367 -26.9 12,664 12,236 -3.4 1,130 903 -20.1
Other assaults 39,907 36,285 -9.1 3,295 2,945 -10.6 14,306 13,092 -8.5 1,615 1,523 -5.7
Forgery and counterfeiting 1,554 1,474 -5.1 26 13 -50.0 1,041 969 -6.9 8 11 37.5
Fraud 6,276 5,519 -12.1 88 90 +2.3 5,540 4,784 -13.6 48 55 +14.6
Embezzlement 260 240 -7.7 3 2 -33.3 257 243 -5.4 2 3 +50.0
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 3,014 2,751 -8.7 189 145 -23.3 773 801 +3.6 52 53 +1.9
Vandalism 7,192 6,311 -12.2 1,551 1,232 -20.6 1,649 1,447 -12.2 292 220 -24.7
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 5,121 5,082 -0.8 351 301 -14.2 453 513 +13.2 46 39 -15.2
Prostitution and commercialized vice 68 69 +1.5 6 1 -83.3 62 70 +12.9 2 6 +200.0
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 3,340 2,774 -16.9 590 467 -20.8 234 208 -11.1 63 50 -20.6
Drug abuse violations 56,153 59,047 +5.2 2,727 2,466 -9.6 17,327 18,609 +7.4 708 699 -1.3
Gambling 107 67 -37.4 4 2 -50.0 32 37 +15.6 4 1 -75.0
Offenses against the family and children 7,627 7,387 -3.1 97 86 -11.3 2,146 1,945 -9.4 51 62 +21.6
Driving under the influence 113,762 104,913 -7.8 643 581 -9.6 34,790 32,369 -7.0 223 166 -25.6
Liquor laws 14,216 11,991 -15.7 2,431 1,964 -19.2 6,212 5,099 -17.9 1,667 1,339 -19.7
Drunkenness 12,806 11,497 -10.2 191 138 -27.7 3,802 3,426 -9.9 63 59 -6.3
Disorderly conduct 11,330 11,022 -2.7 1,658 1,543 -6.9 4,334 4,193 -3.3 844 726 -14.0
Vagrancy 137 183 +33.6 5 7 +40.0 55 43 -21.8 9 0 -100.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 152,445 147,171 -3.5 4,934 4,232 -14.2 52,336 52,325 * 1,895 1,558 -17.8
Suspicion 13 79 +507.7 3 1 -66.7 1 17 +1600.0 0 0
Curfew and loitering law violations 186 147 -21.0 186 147 -21.0 120 98 -18.3 120 98 -18.3
  • 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.
  • * Less than one-tenth of one percent.

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