Home Crime in the U.S. 2014 Crime in the U.S. 2014 Tables Table 43 Table 43A

Table 43A

Arrests

by Race, 2014

[12,320 agencies; 2014 estimated population 250,194,950]

Total arrests Percent distribution1 Total arrests Percent distribution1
Race Ethnicity
Offense charged Total White Black or
African
American
American
Indian or
Alaska
Native
Asian Native
Hawaiian
or Other
Pacific
Islander
Total White Black or
African
American
American
Indian or
Alaska
Native
Asian Native
Hawaiian
or Other
Pacific
Islander
Total2 Hispanic
or
Latino
Not
Hispanic
or Latino
Total Hispanic
or
Latino
Not
Hispanic
or Latino
TOTAL 8,730,665 6,056,687 2,427,683 135,599 100,067 10,629 100.0 69.4 27.8 1.6 1.1 0.1 6,541,125 1,234,324 5,306,801 100.0 18.9 81.1
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 8,230 3,807 4,224 83 107 9 100.0 46.3 51.3 1.0 1.3 0.1 6,045 1,308 4,737 100.0 21.6 78.4
Rape3 16,326 10,977 4,888 212 222 27 100.0 67.2 29.9 1.3 1.4 0.2 11,508 3,126 8,382 100.0 27.2 72.8
Robbery 74,077 31,354 41,379 616 617 111 100.0 42.3 55.9 0.8 0.8 0.1 55,913 11,437 44,476 100.0 20.5 79.5
Aggravated assault 291,600 185,612 96,511 4,372 4,507 598 100.0 63.7 33.1 1.5 1.5 0.2 232,910 57,750 175,160 100.0 24.8 75.2
Burglary 186,794 126,242 56,504 1,703 1,999 346 100.0 67.6 30.2 0.9 1.1 0.2 152,261 30,669 121,592 100.0 20.1 79.9
Larceny-theft 971,199 671,260 271,788 15,869 11,355 927 100.0 69.1 28.0 1.6 1.2 0.1 725,373 112,745 612,628 100.0 15.5 84.5
Motor vehicle theft 53,456 35,551 16,391 668 677 169 100.0 66.5 30.7 1.2 1.3 0.3 40,946 10,471 30,475 100.0 25.6 74.4
Arson 7,298 5,338 1,709 142 98 11 100.0 73.1 23.4 1.9 1.3 0.2 5,520 1,022 4,498 100.0 18.5 81.5
Violent crime4 390,233 231,750 147,002 5,283 5,453 745 100.0 59.4 37.7 1.4 1.4 0.2 306,376 73,621 232,755 100.0 24.0 76.0
Property crime4 1,218,747 838,391 346,392 18,382 14,129 1,453 100.0 68.8 28.4 1.5 1.2 0.1 924,100 154,907 769,193 100.0 16.8 83.2
Other assaults 853,887 558,181 272,068 13,618 9,173 847 100.0 65.4 31.9 1.6 1.1 0.1 639,100 114,589 524,511 100.0 17.9 82.1
Forgery and counterfeiting 44,336 28,272 15,095 279 646 44 100.0 63.8 34.0 0.6 1.5 0.1 34,657 5,601 29,056 100.0 16.2 83.8
Fraud 109,576 72,424 34,853 1,116 1,124 59 100.0 66.1 31.8 1.0 1.0 0.1 88,004 8,784 79,220 100.0 10.0 90.0
Embezzlement 12,678 7,851 4,518 87 210 12 100.0 61.9 35.6 0.7 1.7 0.1 10,325 1,065 9,260 100.0 10.3 89.7
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 69,912 45,816 22,538 662 812 84 100.0 65.5 32.2 0.9 1.2 0.1 54,153 10,604 43,549 100.0 19.6 80.4
Vandalism 154,755 108,531 41,723 2,761 1,556 184 100.0 70.1 27.0 1.8 1.0 0.1 122,943 23,350 99,593 100.0 19.0 81.0
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 109,891 62,920 44,705 803 1,307 156 100.0 57.3 40.7 0.7 1.2 0.1 81,630 19,194 62,436 100.0 23.5 76.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 37,030 19,867 15,483 199 1,434 47 100.0 53.7 41.8 0.5 3.9 0.1 28,546 5,507 23,039 100.0 19.3 80.7
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 43,125 31,279 10,462 640 688 56 100.0 72.5 24.3 1.5 1.6 0.1 31,963 8,173 23,790 100.0 25.6 74.4
Drug abuse violations 1,216,225 837,851 353,862 10,071 12,893 1,548 100.0 68.9 29.1 0.8 1.1 0.1 910,629 190,771 719,858 100.0 20.9 79.1
Gambling 4,363 1,560 2,568 16 192 27 100.0 35.8 58.9 0.4 4.4 0.6 2,059 403 1,656 100.0 19.6 80.4
Offenses against the family and children 79,075 50,912 26,048 1,521 574 20 100.0 64.4 32.9 1.9 0.7 * 51,746 6,051 45,695 100.0 11.7 88.3
Driving under the influence 863,598 722,451 112,107 12,048 15,938 1,054 100.0 83.7 13.0 1.4 1.8 0.1 646,288 151,675 494,613 100.0 23.5 76.5
Liquor laws 246,304 197,559 35,727 9,539 3,302 177 100.0 80.2 14.5 3.9 1.3 0.1 173,195 27,008 146,187 100.0 15.6 84.4
Drunkenness 327,325 264,906 51,485 6,952 3,552 430 100.0 80.9 15.7 2.1 1.1 0.1 305,049 72,574 232,475 100.0 23.8 76.2
Disorderly conduct 338,636 213,342 114,802 7,734 2,493 265 100.0 63.0 33.9 2.3 0.7 0.1 207,465 27,127 180,338 100.0 13.1 86.9
Vagrancy 21,577 14,819 6,116 443 182 17 100.0 68.7 28.3 2.1 0.8 0.1 16,903 2,656 14,247 100.0 15.7 84.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 2,546,822 1,726,091 750,488 42,980 23,946 3,317 100.0 67.8 29.5 1.7 0.9 0.1 1,876,766 323,498 1,553,268 100.0 17.2 82.8
Suspicion 1,057 557 472 15 13 0 100.0 52.7 44.7 1.4 1.2 0.0 157 7 150 100.0 4.5 95.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 41,513 21,357 19,169 450 450 87 100.0 51.4 46.2 1.1 1.1 0.2 29,071 7,159 21,912 100.0 24.6 75.4
  • 1 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 2 The ethnicity totals are representative of those agencies that provided ethnicity breakdowns. Not all agencies provide ethnicity data; therefore, the race and ethnicity totals will not equal.
  • 3 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 4 Violent crimes are offenses of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Property crimes are offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.
  • * Less than one-tenth of 1 percent.