Table 48

Arrests

Cities

by Sex, 2014

[8,872 agencies; 2014 estimated population 170,174,044]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent
male
Percent
female
Percent distribution1
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 6,412,349 4,678,371 1,733,978 73.0 27.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5,967 5,325 642 89.2 10.8 0.1 0.1 *
Rape2 11,945 11,606 339 97.2 2.8 0.2 0.2 *
Robbery 63,216 54,502 8,714 86.2 13.8 1.0 1.2 0.5
Aggravated assault 222,189 169,921 52,268 76.5 23.5 3.5 3.6 3.0
Burglary 137,034 112,466 24,568 82.1 17.9 2.1 2.4 1.4
Larceny-theft 821,597 460,100 361,497 56.0 44.0 12.8 9.8 20.8
Motor vehicle theft 39,987 31,913 8,074 79.8 20.2 0.6 0.7 0.5
Arson 5,517 4,453 1,064 80.7 19.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime3 303,317 241,354 61,963 79.6 20.4 4.7 5.2 3.6
Property crime3 1,004,135 608,932 395,203 60.6 39.4 15.7 13.0 22.8
Other assaults 642,556 462,877 179,679 72.0 28.0 10.0 9.9 10.4
Forgery and counterfeiting 32,696 20,910 11,786 64.0 36.0 0.5 0.4 0.7
Fraud 74,553 46,190 28,363 62.0 38.0 1.2 1.0 1.6
Embezzlement 9,700 4,814 4,886 49.6 50.4 0.2 0.1 0.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 52,113 40,904 11,209 78.5 21.5 0.8 0.9 0.6
Vandalism 120,491 95,533 24,958 79.3 20.7 1.9 2.0 1.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 86,046 78,692 7,354 91.5 8.5 1.3 1.7 0.4
Prostitution and commercialized vice 33,701 11,002 22,699 32.6 67.4 0.5 0.2 1.3
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 30,946 28,500 2,446 92.1 7.9 0.5 0.6 0.1
Drug abuse violations 875,373 689,561 185,812 78.8 21.2 13.7 14.7 10.7
Gambling 3,482 3,137 345 90.1 9.9 0.1 0.1 *
Offenses against the family and children 38,895 25,202 13,693 64.8 35.2 0.6 0.5 0.8
Driving under the influence 503,164 375,587 127,577 74.6 25.4 7.8 8.0 7.4
Liquor laws 197,930 142,685 55,245 72.1 27.9 3.1 3.0 3.2
Drunkenness 280,592 228,330 52,262 81.4 18.6 4.4 4.9 3.0
Disorderly conduct 286,239 207,245 78,994 72.4 27.6 4.5 4.4 4.6
Vagrancy 19,517 15,251 4,266 78.1 21.9 0.3 0.3 0.2
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,777,739 1,323,271 454,468 74.4 25.6 27.7 28.3 26.2
Suspicion 837 610 227 72.9 27.1 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 38,327 27,784 10,543 72.5 27.5 0.6 0.6 0.6
  • 1 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 2 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 3 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.

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