Table 3

January to June

Percent Change

for Consecutive Years 2011–2015

Years Violent
crime1
Murder Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
2012/2011 +1.9 -1.7 - -1.4 +2.0 +2.3 +1.5 +0.1 +1.9 +1.7 +3.2
2013/2012 -5.4 -6.9 - -10.6 -1.8 -6.6 -5.4 -8.1 -4.7 -3.2 -15.6
2014/2013 -4.6 -6.0 -10.1 +4.6 -10.3 -1.6 -7.5 -14.0 -5.6 -5.7 -6.5
2015/2014 +1.7 +6.2 +1.1 +9.6 +0.3 +2.3 -4.2 -9.8 -3.2 +1.0 -5.4
  • 1The violent crime figures for 2013-2015 include the offenses of murder, rape (revised definition), rape (legacy definition), robbery, and aggravated assault. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 2 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.
  • 3 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.

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