Home Crime in the U.S. 2015 Crime in the U.S. 2015 Tables Table 61 Table 61C

Table 61C

Arrests

Nonmetropolitan Counties

by Race and Ethnicity, 2015-Continued

[2,054 agencies; 2015 estimated population 21,302,367]

Arrests 18 and over Percent distribution1 Arrests 18 and over 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 637,694 535,520 81,240 16,818 3,910 206 100.0 84.0 12.7 2.6 0.6 * 453,267 35,309 417,958 100.0 7.8 92.2
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 575 412 148 10 4 1 100.0 71.7 25.7 1.7 0.7 0.2 393 30 363 100.0 7.6 92.4
Rape3 1,306 1,091 151 56 6 2 100.0 83.5 11.6 4.3 0.5 0.2 878 101 777 100.0 11.5 88.5
Robbery 1,199 775 394 29 1 0 100.0 64.6 32.9 2.4 0.1 0.0 854 56 798 100.0 6.6 93.4
Aggravated assault 16,279 13,426 2,110 687 47 9 100.0 82.5 13.0 4.2 0.3 0.1 11,957 1,008 10,949 100.0 8.4 91.6
Burglary 11,177 9,598 1,345 218 16 0 100.0 85.9 12.0 2.0 0.1 0.0 8,525 455 8,070 100.0 5.3 94.7
Larceny-theft 25,090 21,729 2,828 443 84 6 100.0 86.6 11.3 1.8 0.3 * 19,550 1,032 18,518 100.0 5.3 94.7
Motor vehicle theft 3,306 2,871 289 131 15 0 100.0 86.8 8.7 4.0 0.5 0.0 2,450 192 2,258 100.0 7.8 92.2
Arson 467 399 48 19 1 0 100.0 85.4 10.3 4.1 0.2 0.0 340 21 319 100.0 6.2 93.8
Violent crime4 19,359 15,704 2,803 782 58 12 100.0 81.1 14.5 4.0 0.3 0.1 14,082 1,195 12,887 100.0 8.5 91.5
Property crime4 40,040 34,597 4,510 811 116 6 100.0 86.4 11.3 2.0 0.3 * 30,865 1,700 29,165 100.0 5.5 94.5
Other assaults 50,995 43,314 5,907 1,632 122 20 100.0 84.9 11.6 3.2 0.2 * 39,186 2,413 36,773 100.0 6.2 93.8
Forgery and counterfeiting 2,457 2,004 405 35 11 2 100.0 81.6 16.5 1.4 0.4 0.1 1,801 139 1,662 100.0 7.7 92.3
Fraud 9,407 7,834 1,420 116 28 9 100.0 83.3 15.1 1.2 0.3 0.1 6,752 353 6,399 100.0 5.2 94.8
Embezzlement 519 460 53 5 1 0 100.0 88.6 10.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 376 11 365 100.0 2.9 97.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 3,846 3,108 632 96 10 0 100.0 80.8 16.4 2.5 0.3 0.0 2,908 147 2,761 100.0 5.1 94.9
Vandalism 6,849 5,812 782 231 22 2 100.0 84.9 11.4 3.4 0.3 * 5,593 270 5,323 100.0 4.8 95.2
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 6,488 5,070 1,236 148 33 1 100.0 78.1 19.1 2.3 0.5 * 4,872 366 4,506 100.0 7.5 92.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 202 160 28 4 10 0 100.0 79.2 13.9 2.0 5.0 0.0 167 15 152 100.0 9.0 91.0
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 2,695 2,357 277 49 11 1 100.0 87.5 10.3 1.8 0.4 * 1,919 193 1,726 100.0 10.1 89.9
Drug abuse violations 94,224 77,531 14,386 1,743 537 27 100.0 82.3 15.3 1.8 0.6 * 64,400 5,400 59,000 100.0 8.4 91.6
Gambling 151 101 23 6 14 7 100.0 66.9 15.2 4.0 9.3 4.6 132 15 117 100.0 11.4 88.6
Offenses against the family and children 8,737 7,213 1,357 136 22 9 100.0 82.6 15.5 1.6 0.3 0.1 6,304 443 5,861 100.0 7.0 93.0
Driving under the influence 147,632 125,014 16,615 4,021 1,944 38 100.0 84.7 11.3 2.7 1.3 * 90,025 6,995 83,030 100.0 7.8 92.2
Liquor laws 11,757 10,616 646 409 86 0 100.0 90.3 5.5 3.5 0.7 0.0 8,209 779 7,430 100.0 9.5 90.5
Drunkenness 13,190 11,800 834 509 37 10 100.0 89.5 6.3 3.9 0.3 0.1 12,135 1,558 10,577 100.0 12.8 87.2
Disorderly conduct 14,000 11,540 1,625 768 63 4 100.0 82.4 11.6 5.5 0.5 * 9,123 567 8,556 100.0 6.2 93.8
Vagrancy 314 245 65 3 1 0 100.0 78.0 20.7 1.0 0.3 0.0 126 33 93 100.0 26.2 73.8
All other offenses (except traffic) 204,747 170,992 27,601 5,313 784 57 100.0 83.5 13.5 2.6 0.4 * 154,214 12,709 141,505 100.0 8.2 91.8
Suspicion 85 48 35 1 0 1 100.0 56.5 41.2 1.2 0.0 1.2 78 8 70 100.0 10.3 89.7
Curfew and loitering law violations - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  • 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.