Table 47

Arrests

Cities

Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2015

[9,115 agencies; 2015 estimated population 168,734,653]

Offense charged Total all
ages
Number of persons arrested Percent of total all ages
Under 15 Under 18 Under 21 Under 25 Under 15 Under 18 Under 21 Under 25
TOTAL 6,035,048 162,640 574,162 1,232,556 2,149,867 2.7 9.5 20.4 35.6
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 6,258 41 502 1,582 2,986 0.7 8.0 25.3 47.7
Rape1 12,521 762 1,915 3,438 5,044 6.1 15.3 27.5 40.3
Robbery 62,265 2,486 12,527 23,966 34,988 4.0 20.1 38.5 56.2
Aggravated assault 218,940 5,673 17,436 35,716 68,844 2.6 8.0 16.3 31.4
Burglary 123,383 6,624 21,895 38,642 57,107 5.4 17.7 31.3 46.3
Larceny-theft 756,295 29,023 105,239 198,357 303,313 3.8 13.9 26.2 40.1
Motor vehicle theft 44,572 1,994 9,229 15,180 21,805 4.5 20.7 34.1 48.9
Arson 5,108 1,029 1,690 2,072 2,584 20.1 33.1 40.6 50.6
Violent crime2 299,984 8,962 32,380 64,702 111,862 3.0 10.8 21.6 37.3
Property crime2 929,358 38,670 138,053 254,251 384,809 4.2 14.9 27.4 41.4
Other assaults 624,009 29,622 76,469 125,399 215,173 4.7 12.3 20.1 34.5
Forgery and counterfeiting 31,437 85 603 4,068 9,081 0.3 1.9 12.9 28.9
Fraud 70,891 530 2,847 9,279 19,749 0.7 4.0 13.1 27.9
Embezzlement 9,562 19 389 2,070 3,930 0.2 4.1 21.6 41.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 50,592 1,524 6,653 13,361 21,845 3.0 13.2 26.4 43.2
Vandalism 113,543 10,109 25,302 39,010 56,924 8.9 22.3 34.4 50.1
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 85,618 3,730 12,330 24,384 40,681 4.4 14.4 28.5 47.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 28,450 42 388 3,503 8,945 0.1 1.4 12.3 31.4
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 27,417 2,309 4,831 7,288 10,091 8.4 17.6 26.6 36.8
Drug abuse violations 810,262 9,857 59,277 178,339 323,953 1.2 7.3 22.0 40.0
Gambling 2,848 42 310 787 1,256 1.5 10.9 27.6 44.1
Offenses against the family and children 37,512 732 1,943 4,149 9,145 2.0 5.2 11.1 24.4
Driving under the influence 468,701 74 3,172 30,215 110,557 * 0.7 6.4 23.6
Liquor laws 160,696 2,729 23,939 95,938 107,367 1.7 14.9 59.7 66.8
Drunkenness 271,597 470 3,649 20,700 58,157 0.2 1.3 7.6 21.4
Disorderly conduct 247,467 17,975 46,302 70,338 108,028 7.3 18.7 28.4 43.7
Vagrancy 16,892 159 682 1,847 3,480 0.9 4.0 10.9 20.6
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,715,484 25,637 102,690 250,872 512,652 1.5 6.0 14.6 29.9
Suspicion 842 17 67 170 296 2.0 8.0 20.2 35.2
Curfew and loitering law violations 31,886 9,346 31,886 31,886 31,886 29.3 100.0 100.0 100.0
  • 1 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 2 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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