Table 10

NEVADA

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2015

[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)1
Rape
(legacy
definition)2
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Metropolitan Counties Carson City 172 1 2 20 149 1,000 184 733 83 3
Story 31 2 0 1 28 95 25 65 5 2
Washoe 172 1 33 12 126 811 226 494 91 13
Nonmetropolitan Counties Churchill 24 1 5 1 17 210 72 115 23 2
Douglas 69 3 17 6 43 859 143 678 38 3
Elko 36 1 8 0 27 248 91 131 26 0
Esmeralda 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 3 2 0
Eureka 8 0 0 0 8 39 15 23 1 1
Humboldt 36 0 3 2 31 73 30 35 8 0
Lander 35 1 8 2 24 102 43 51 8 1
Lincoln 4 1 0 0 3 53 6 40 7 1
Lyon 132 1 20 15 96 774 215 486 73 10
Mineral 46 0 8 1 37 56 37 19 0 0
Nye 44 2 6 6 30 707 270 363 74 7
Pershing 16 0 1 0 15 33 7 22 4 0
White Pine 27 0 6 0 21 82 34 45 3 1
  • 1 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.