Table 2

Crime in the United States1

by Region, Geographic Division, and State, 2015–2016

Area Year Population2 Violent crime3 Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised definition)4
Rape
(legacy definition)5
Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
United States Total6, 7, 8, 9 2015 320,896,618 1,234,183 384.6 15,883 4.9 126,134 39.3 91,261 28.4 328,109 102.2 764,057 238.1 8,024,115 2,500.5 1,587,564 494.7 5,723,488 1,783.6 713,063 222.2
2016 323,127,513 1,283,058 397.1 17,250 5.3 130,603 40.4 95,730 29.6 332,198 102.8 803,007 248.5 7,919,035 2,450.7 1,515,096 468.9 5,638,455 1,745.0 765,484 236.9
Percent change +4.0 +3.2 +8.6 +7.9 +3.5 +2.8 +4.9 +4.2 +1.2 +0.5 +5.1 +4.4 -1.3 -2.0 -4.6 -5.2 -1.5 -2.2 +7.4 +6.6
Northeast6 2015 56,184,737 180,474 321.2 1,967 3.5 16,415 29.2 11,912 21.2 56,202 100.0 105,890 188.5 951,940 1,694.3 157,910 281.1 737,087 1,311.9 56,943 101.3
2016 56,209,510 178,244 317.1 1,955 3.5 16,651 29.6 12,219 21.7 53,033 94.3 106,605 189.7 909,897 1,618.8 142,720 253.9 709,721 1,262.6 57,456 102.2
Percent change -1.2 -1.3 -0.6 -0.7 +1.4 +1.4 +2.6 +2.5 -5.6 -5.7 +0.7 +0.6 -4.4 -4.5 -9.6 -9.7 -3.7 -3.8 +0.9 +0.9
New England6 2015 14,710,229 42,121 286.3 326 2.2 4,602 31.3 3,374 22.9 9,629 65.5 27,564 187.4 257,073 1,747.6 46,260 314.5 193,051 1,312.4 17,762 120.7
2016 14,735,525 41,598 282.3 292 2.0 4,505 30.6 3,328 22.6 9,407 63.8 27,394 185.9 243,769 1,654.3 42,095 285.7 182,985 1,241.8 18,689 126.8
Percent change -1.2 -1.4 -10.4 -10.6 -2.1 -2.3 -1.4 -1.5 -2.3 -2.5 -0.6 -0.8 -5.2 -5.3 -9.0 -9.2 -5.2 -5.4 +5.2 +5.0
Connecticut 2015 3,584,730 7,938 221.4 116 3.2 798 22.3 585 16.3 2,925 81.6 4,099 114.3 65,610 1,830.3 10,286 286.9 48,898 1,364.1 6,426 179.3
2016 3,576,452 8,123 227.1 78 2.2 763 21.3 561 15.7 2,703 75.6 4,579 128.0 64,664 1,808.0 10,045 280.9 47,512 1,328.5 7,107 198.7
Percent change +2.3 +2.6 -32.8 -32.6 -4.4 -4.2 -4.1 -3.9 -7.6 -7.4 +11.7 +12.0 -1.4 -1.2 -2.3 -2.1 -2.8 -2.6 +10.6 +10.9
Maine 2015 1,329,453 1,726 129.8 23 1.7 461 34.7 337 25.3 311 23.4 931 70.0 24,361 1,832.4 4,694 353.1 18,853 1,418.1 814 61.2
2016 1,331,479 1,648 123.8 20 1.5 412 30.9 300 22.5 266 20.0 950 71.3 21,912 1,645.7 4,003 300.6 17,134 1,286.8 775 58.2
Percent change -4.5 -4.7 -13.0 -13.2 -10.6 -10.8 -11.0 -11.1 -14.5 -14.6 +2.0 +1.9 -10.1 -10.2 -14.7 -14.9 -9.1 -9.3 -4.8 -4.9
Massachusetts 2015 6,784,240 26,453 389.9 131 1.9 2,082 30.7 1,538 22.7 5,266 77.6 18,974 279.7 114,547 1,688.4 21,826 321.7 84,676 1,248.1 8,045 118.6
2016 6,811,779 25,677 376.9 134 2.0 2,128 31.2 1,592 23.4 5,365 78.8 18,050 265.0 106,339 1,561.1 19,193 281.8 79,088 1,161.0 8,058 118.3
Percent change -2.9 -3.3 +2.3 +1.9 +2.2 +1.8 +3.5 +3.1 +1.9 +1.5 -4.9 -5.3 -7.2 -7.5 -12.1 -12.4 -6.6 -7.0 +0.2 -0.2
New Hampshire 2015 1,330,111 2,692 202.4 15 1.1 644 48.4 468 35.2 475 35.7 1,558 117.1 23,453 1,763.2 3,482 261.8 19,076 1,434.2 895 67.3
2016 1,334,795 2,637 197.6 17 1.3 582 43.6 423 31.7 427 32.0 1,611 120.7 20,194 1,512.9 2,963 222.0 16,360 1,225.7 871 65.3
Percent change -2.0 -2.4 +13.3 +12.9 -9.6 -9.9 -9.6 -9.9 -10.1 -10.4 +3.4 +3.0 -13.9 -14.2 -14.9 -15.2 -14.2 -14.5 -2.7 -3.0
Rhode Island6 2015 1,055,607 2,565 243.0 31 2.9 467 44.2 342 32.4 547 51.8 1,520 144.0 20,038 1,898.2 3,938 373.1 14,714 1,393.9 1,386 131.3
2016 1,056,426 2,524 238.9 29 2.7 442 41.8 328 31.0 540 51.1 1,513 143.2 20,058 1,898.7 3,788 358.6 14,674 1,389.0 1,596 151.1
Percent change -1.6 -1.7 -6.5 -6.5 -5.4 -5.4 -4.1 -4.2 -1.3 -1.4 -0.5 -0.5 +0.1 * -3.8 -3.9 -0.3 -0.3 +15.2 +15.1
Vermont 2015 626,088 747 119.3 10 1.6 150 24.0 104 16.6 105 16.8 482 77.0 9,064 1,447.7 2,034 324.9 6,834 1,091.5 196 31.3
2016 624,594 989 158.3 14 2.2 178 28.5 124 19.9 106 17.0 691 110.6 10,602 1,697.4 2,103 336.7 8,217 1,315.6 282 45.1
Percent change +32.4 +32.7 +40.0 +40.3 18.7 +19.0 +19.2 +19.5 +1.0 +1.2 +43.4 +43.7 +17.0 +17.2 +3.4 +3.6 +20.2 +20.5 +43.9 +44.2
Middle Atlantic6 2015 41,474,508 138,353 333.6 1,641 4.0 11,813 28.5 8,538 20.6 46,573 112.3 78,326 188.9 694,867 1,675.4 111,650 269.2 544,036 1,311.7 39,181 94.5
2016 41,473,985 136,646 329.5 1,663 4.0 12,146 29.3 8,891 21.4 43,626 105.2 79,211 191.0 666,128 1,606.1 100,625 242.6 526,736 1,270.0 38,767 93.5
Percent change -1.2 -1.2 +1.3 +1.3 +2.8 +2.8 +4.1 +4.1 -6.3 -6.3 +1.1 +1.1 -4.1 -4.1 -9.9 -9.9 -3.2 -3.2 -1.1 -1.1
New Jersey 2015 8,935,421 22,879 256.0 363 4.1 1,373 15.4 1,019 11.4 9,729 108.9 11,414 127.7 145,701 1,630.6 27,960 312.9 105,963 1,185.9 11,778 131.8
2016 8,944,469 21,914 245.0 372 4.2 1,453 16.2 1,089 12.2 8,984 100.4 11,105 124.2 138,152 1,544.6 25,284 282.7 101,540 1,135.2 11,328 126.6
Percent change -4.2 -4.3 +2.5 +2.4 +5.8 +5.7 +6.9 +6.8 -7.7 -7.8 -2.7 -2.8 -5.2 -5.3 -9.6 -9.7 -4.2 -4.3 -3.8 -3.9
New York6 2015 19,747,183 75,126 380.4 613 3.1 6,141 31.1 4,414 22.4 23,879 120.9 44,493 225.3 317,225 1,606.4 44,117 223.4 257,837 1,305.7 15,271 77.3
2016 19,745,289 74,285 376.2 630 3.2 6,260 31.7 4,569 23.1 22,316 113.0 45,079 228.3 305,181 1,545.6 39,821 201.7 250,968 1,271.0 14,392 72.9
Percent change -1.1 -1.1 +2.8 +2.8 +1.9 +1.9 +3.5 +3.5 -6.5 -6.5 +1.3 +1.3 -3.8 -3.8 -9.7 -9.7 -2.7 -2.7 -5.8 -5.7
Pennsylvania 2015 12,791,904 40,348 315.4 665 5.2 4,299 33.6 3,105 24.3 12,965 101.4 22,419 175.3 231,941 1,813.2 39,573 309.4 180,236 1,409.0 12,132 94.8
2016 12,784,227 40,447 316.4 661 5.2 4,433 34.7 3,233 25.3 12,326 96.4 23,027 180.1 222,795 1,742.7 35,520 277.8 174,228 1,362.8 13,047 102.1
Percent change +0.2 +0.3 -0.6 -0.5 +3.1 +3.2 +4.1 +4.2 -4.9 -4.9 +2.7 +2.8 -3.9 -3.9 -10.2 -10.2 -3.3 -3.3 +7.5 +7.6
Midwest6 2015 67,838,387 242,893 358.0 3,422 5.0 30,827 45.4 22,395 33.0 62,201 91.7 146,443 215.9 1,555,516 2,293.0 307,853 453.8 1,125,935 1,659.7 121,728 179.4
2016 67,941,429 257,109 378.4 3,885 5.7 31,408 46.2 23,080 34.0 64,022 94.2 157,794 232.3 1,544,531 2,273.3 300,359 442.1 1,112,596 1,637.6 131,576 193.7
Percent change +5.9 +5.7 +13.5 +13.4 +1.9 +1.7 +3.1 +2.9 +2.9 +2.8 +7.8 +7.6 -0.7 -0.9 -2.4 -2.6 -1.2 -1.3 +8.1 +7.9
East North Central6 2015 46,742,511 168,762 361.0 2,471 5.3 21,268 45.5 15,455 33.1 47,806 102.3 97,217 208.0 1,037,945 2,220.6 211,221 451.9 748,309 1,600.9 78,415 167.8
2016 46,755,973 180,827 386.7 2,974 6.4 22,102 47.3 16,199 34.6 49,506 105.9 106,245 227.2 1,034,762 2,213.1 207,962 444.8 742,358 1,587.7 84,442 180.6
Percent change +7.1 +7.1 +20.4 +20.3 +3.9 +3.9 +4.8 +4.8 +3.6 +3.5 +9.3 +9.3 -0.3 -0.3 -1.5 -1.6 -0.8 -0.8 +7.7 +7.7
Illinois 2015 12,839,047 49,755 387.5 754 5.9 4,926 38.4 3,602 28.1 15,056 117.3 29,019 226.0 256,962 2,001.4 46,846 364.9 192,424 1,498.7 17,692 137.8
2016 12,801,539 55,854 436.3 1,054 8.2 4,908 38.3 3,635 28.4 17,827 139.3 32,065 250.5 262,306 2,049.0 47,989 374.9 194,407 1,518.6 19,910 155.5
Percent change +12.3 +12.6 +39.8 +40.2 -0.4 -0.1 +0.9 +1.2 +18.4 +18.8 +10.5 +10.8 +2.1 +2.4 +2.4 +2.7 +1.0 +1.3 +12.5 +12.9
Indiana6 2015 6,612,768 25,373 383.7 370 5.6 2,386 36.1 1,757 26.6 7,081 107.1 15,536 234.9 171,878 2,599.2 34,404 520.3 123,940 1,874.3 13,534 204.7
2016 6,633,053 26,845 404.7 439 6.6 2,501 37.7 1,851 27.9 7,330 110.5 16,575 249.9 171,759 2,589.4 34,097 514.0 122,931 1,853.3 14,731 222.1
Percent change +5.8 +5.5 +18.6 +18.3 +4.8 +4.5 +5.4 +5.0 +3.5 +3.2 +6.7 +6.4 -0.1 -0.4 -0.9 -1.2 -0.8 -1.1 +8.8 +8.5
Michigan 2015 9,917,715 41,712 420.6 585 5.9 6,710 67.7 4,782 48.2 7,818 78.8 26,599 268.2 191,191 1,927.8 40,375 407.1 132,019 1,331.1 18,797 189.5
2016 9,928,300 45,572 459.0 598 6.0 7,125 71.8 5,114 51.5 7,120 71.7 30,729 309.5 189,620 1,909.9 39,568 398.5 129,876 1,308.1 20,176 203.2
Percent change +9.3 +9.1 +2.2 +2.1 +6.2 +6.1 +6.9 +6.8 -8.9 -9.0 +15.5 +15.4 -0.8 -0.9 -2.0 -2.1 -1.6 -1.7 +7.3 +7.2
Ohio6 2015 11,605,090 34,373 296.2 522 4.5 5,441 46.9 3,990 34.4 12,617 108.7 15,793 136.1 303,743 2,617.3 69,994 603.1 216,354 1,864.3 17,395 149.9
2016 11,614,373 34,877 300.3 654 5.6 5,589 48.1 4,141 35.7 12,523 107.8 16,111 138.7 299,357 2,577.5 66,883 575.9 212,807 1,832.3 19,667 169.3
Percent change +1.5 +1.4 +25.3 +25.2 +2.7 +2.6 +3.8 +3.7 -0.7 -0.8 +2.0 +1.9 -1.4 -1.5 -4.4 -4.5 -1.6 -1.7 +13.1 +13.0
Wisconsin6 2015 5,767,891 17,549 304.3 240 4.2 1,805 31.3 1,324 23.0 5,234 90.7 10,270 178.1 114,171 1,979.4 19,602 339.8 83,572 1,448.9 10,997 190.7
2016 5,778,708 17,679 305.9 229 4.0 1,979 34.2 1,458 25.2 4,706 81.4 10,765 186.3 111,720 1,933.3 19,425 336.1 82,337 1,424.8 9,958 172.3
Percent change +0.7 +0.6 -4.6 -4.8 +9.6 +9.4 +10.1 +9.9 -10.1 -10.3 +4.8 +4.6 -2.1 -2.3 -0.9 -1.1 -1.5 -1.7 -9.4 -9.6
West North Central6 2015 21,095,876 74,131 351.4 951 4.5 9,559 45.3 6,940 32.9 14,395 68.2 49,226 233.3 517,571 2,453.4 96,632 458.1 377,626 1,790.0 43,313 205.3
2016 21,185,456 76,282 360.1 911 4.3 9,306 43.9 6,881 32.5 14,516 68.5 51,549 243.3 509,769 2,406.2 92,397 436.1 370,238 1,747.6 47,134 222.5
Percent change +2.9 +2.5 -4.2 -4.6 -2.6 -3.1 -0.9 -1.3 +0.8 +0.4 +4.7 +4.3 -1.5 -1.9 -4.4 -4.8 -2.0 -2.4 +8.8 +8.4
Iowa 2015 3,121,997 8,619 276.1 73 2.3 1,205 38.6 877 28.1 1,050 33.6 6,291 201.5 64,688 2,072.0 14,977 479.7 45,328 1,451.9 4,383 140.4
2016 3,134,693 9,110 290.6 71 2.3 1,247 39.8 922 29.4 1,148 36.6 6,644 212.0 65,391 2,086.0 15,030 479.5 45,378 1,447.6 4,983 159.0
Percent change +5.7 +5.3 -2.7 -3.1 +3.5 +3.1 +5.1 +4.7 +9.3 +8.9 +5.6 +5.2 +1.1 +0.7 +0.4 -0.1 +0.1 -0.3 +13.7 +13.2
Kansas 2015 2,906,721 11,483 395.0 126 4.3 1,684 57.9 1,226 42.2 1,823 62.7 7,850 270.1 80,059 2,754.3 15,619 537.3 57,435 1,975.9 7,005 241.0
2016 2,907,289 11,060 380.4 111 3.8 1,312 45.1 971 33.4 1,671 57.5 7,966 274.0 78,367 2,695.5 14,364 494.1 57,066 1,962.9 6,937 238.6
Percent change -3.7 -3.7 -11.9 -11.9 -22.1 -22.1 -20.8 -20.8 -8.3 -8.4 +1.5 +1.5 -2.1 -2.1 -8.0 -8.1 -0.6 -0.7 -1.0 -1.0
Minnesota 2015 5,482,435 13,319 242.9 133 2.4 2,321 42.3 1,679 30.6 3,771 68.8 7,094 129.4 121,984 2,225.0 19,299 352.0 94,704 1,727.4 7,981 145.6
2016 5,519,952 13,394 242.6 101 1.8 2,348 42.5 1,731 31.4 3,728 67.5 7,217 130.7 117,756 2,133.3 18,606 337.1 90,422 1,638.1 8,728 158.1
Percent change +0.6 -0.1 -24.1 -24.6 +1.2 +0.5 +3.1 +2.4 -1.1 -1.8 +1.7 +1.0 -3.5 -4.1 -3.6 -4.2 -4.5 -5.2 +9.4 +8.6
Missouri 2015 6,076,204 30,292 498.5 503 8.3 2,573 42.3 1,858 30.6 6,383 105.0 20,833 342.9 173,788 2,860.1 34,029 560.0 122,749 2,020.2 17,010 279.9
2016 6,093,000 31,644 519.4 537 8.8 2,554 41.9 1,884 30.9 6,570 107.8 21,983 360.8 170,549 2,799.1 31,710 520.4 120,544 1,978.4 18,295 300.3
Percent change +4.5 +4.2 +6.8 +6.5 -0.7 -1.0 +1.4 +1.1 +2.9 +2.6 +5.5 +5.2 -1.9 -2.1 -6.8 -7.1 -1.8 -2.1 +7.6 +7.3
Nebraska6 2015 1,893,765 5,167 272.8 62 3.3 885 46.7 648 34.2 994 52.5 3,226 170.3 42,597 2,249.3 6,443 340.2 32,148 1,697.6 4,006 211.5
2016 1,907,116 5,550 291.0 49 2.6 994 52.1 738 38.7 946 49.6 3,561 186.7 43,163 2,263.3 6,444 337.9 31,994 1,677.6 4,725 247.8
Percent change +7.4 +6.7 -21.0 -21.5 +12.3 +11.5 +13.9 +13.1 -4.8 -5.5 +10.4 +9.6 +1.3 +0.6 * -0.7 -0.5 -1.2 +17.9 +17.1
North Dakota 2015 756,835 1,949 257.5 21 2.8 391 51.7 285 37.7 159 21.0 1,378 182.1 17,716 2,340.8 3,296 435.5 12,686 1,676.2 1,734 229.1
2016 757,952 1,903 251.1 15 2.0 342 45.1 256 33.8 181 23.9 1,365 180.1 17,402 2,295.9 3,243 427.9 12,195 1,608.9 1,964 259.1
Percent change -2.4 -2.5 -28.6 -28.7 -12.5 -12.7 -10.2 -10.3 +13.8 +13.7 -0.9 -1.1 -1.8 -1.9 -1.6 -1.8 -3.9 -4.0 +13.3 +13.1
South Dakota6 2015 857,919 3,302 384.9 33 3.8 500 58.3 367 42.8 215 25.1 2,554 297.7 16,739 1,951.1 2,969 346.1 12,576 1,465.9 1,194 139.2
2016 865,454 3,621 418.4 27 3.1 509 58.8 379 43.8 272 31.4 2,813 325.0 17,141 1,980.6 3,000 346.6 12,639 1,460.4 1,502 173.6
Percent change +9.7 +8.7 -18.2 -18.9 +1.8 +0.9 +3.3 +2.4 +26.5 +25.4 +10.1 +9.2 +2.4 +1.5 +1.0 +0.2 +0.5 -0.4 +25.8 +24.7
South6, 7 ,8 2015 121,039,206 509,043 420.6 7,300 6.0 47,277 39.1 33,960 28.1 127,149 105.0 327,317 270.4 3,393,611 2,803.7 719,098 594.1 2,422,679 2,001.6 251,834 208.1
2016 122,319,574 526,999 430.8 7,961 6.5 49,246 40.3 35,869 29.3 128,842 105.3 340,950 278.7 3,343,799 2,733.7 684,968 560.0 2,391,288 1,955.0 267,543 218.7
Percent change +3.5 +2.4 +9.1 +7.9 +4.2 +3.1 +5.6 +4.5 +1.3 +0.3 +4.2 +3.1 -1.5 -2.5 -4.7 -5.7 -1.3 -2.3 +6.2 +5.1
South Atlantic6, 7, 8 2015 63,192,408 256,283 405.6 3,824 6.1 21,620 34.2 15,433 24.4 66,792 105.7 164,047 259.6 1,721,061 2,723.5 352,328 557.5 1,246,078 1,971.9 122,655 194.1
2016 63,923,309 258,672 404.7 4,077 6.4 22,333 34.9 16,174 25.3 66,402 103.9 165,860 259.5 1,692,669 2,648.0 330,122 516.4 1,234,761 1,931.6 127,786 199.9
Percent change +0.9 -0.2 +6.6 +5.4 +3.3 +2.1 +4.8 +3.6 -0.6 -1.7 +1.1 -0.1 -1.6 -2.8 -6.3 -7.4 -0.9 -2.0 +4.2 +3.0
Delaware 2015 944,076 4,760 504.2 62 6.6 361 38.2 257 27.2 1,240 131.3 3,097 328.0 25,545 2,705.8 4,797 508.1 19,555 2,071.3 1,193 126.4
2016 952,065 4,844 508.8 56 5.9 308 32.4 221 23.2 1,359 142.7 3,121 327.8 26,334 2,766.0 5,023 527.6 19,791 2,078.7 1,520 159.7
Percent change +1.8 +0.9 -9.7 -10.4 -14.7 -15.4 -14.0 -14.7 +9.6 +8.7 +0.8 -0.1 +3.1 +2.2 +4.7 +3.8 +1.2 +0.4 +27.4 +26.3
District of Columbia7 2015 670,377 8,538 1,273.6 162 24.2 494 73.7 365 54.4 3,746 558.8 4,136 617.0 31,444 4,690.5 2,971 443.2 25,208 3,760.3 3,265 487.0
2016 681,170 8,214 1,205.9 139 20.4 532 78.1 401 58.9 3,480 510.9 4,063 596.5 32,716 4,802.9 2,361 346.6 27,382 4,019.8 2,973 436.5
Percent change -3.8 -5.3 -14.2 -15.6 +7.7 +6.0 +9.9 +8.1 -7.1 -8.6 -1.8 -3.3 +4.0 +2.4 -20.5 -21.8 +8.6 +6.9 -8.9 -10.4
Florida 2015 20,244,914 93,625 462.5 1,041 5.1 7,552 37.3 5,396 26.7 21,137 104.4 63,895 315.6 570,270 2,816.9 109,268 539.7 420,341 2,076.3 40,661 200.8
2016 20,612,439 88,700 430.3 1,111 5.4 7,598 36.9 5,528 26.8 20,175 97.9 59,816 290.2 553,812 2,686.8 100,325 486.7 410,352 1,990.8 43,135 209.3
Percent change -5.3 -6.9 +6.7 +4.8 +0.6 -1.2 +2.4 +0.6 -4.6 -6.3 -6.4 -8.1 -2.9 -4.6 -8.2 -9.8 -2.4 -4.1 +6.1 +4.2
Georgia8 2015 10,199,398 38,891 381.3 622 6.1 3,257 31.9 2,343 23.0 12,545 123.0 22,467 220.3 316,013 3,098.3 68,149 668.2 220,715 2,164.0 27,149 266.2
2016 10,310,371 40,990 397.6 681 6.6 3,509 34.0 2,528 24.5 12,205 118.4 24,595 238.5 309,770 3,004.5 63,344 614.4 219,625 2,130.1 26,801 259.9
Percent change +5.4 +4.3 +9.5 +8.3 +7.7 +6.6 +7.9 +6.7 -2.7 -3.8 +9.5 +8.3 -2.0 -3.0 -7.1 -8.1 -0.5 -1.6 -1.3 -2.3
Maryland 2015 5,994,983 28,185 470.1 538 9.0 1,717 28.6 1,209 20.2 10,111 168.7 15,819 263.9 142,547 2,377.8 26,432 440.9 102,701 1,713.1 13,414 223.8
2016 6,016,447 28,400 472.0 481 8.0 1,756 29.2 1,266 21.0 10,289 171.0 15,874 263.8 137,445 2,284.5 24,692 410.4 100,919 1,677.4 11,834 196.7
Percent change +0.8 +0.4 -10.6 -10.9 +2.3 +1.9 +4.7 +4.3 +1.8 +1.4 +0.3 * -3.6 -3.9 -6.6 -6.9 -1.7 -2.1 -11.8 -12.1
North Carolina6 2015 10,035,186 34,734 346.1 517 5.2 2,591 25.8 1,886 18.8 8,821 87.9 22,805 227.3 275,915 2,749.5 74,760 745.0 187,732 1,870.7 13,423 133.8
2016 10,146,788 37,769 372.2 678 6.7 2,849 28.1 2,086 20.6 9,336 92.0 24,906 245.5 277,765 2,737.5 72,082 710.4 190,377 1,876.2 15,306 150.8
Percent change +8.7 +7.5 +31.1 +29.7 +10.0 +8.7 +10.6 +9.4 +5.8 +4.7 +9.2 +8.0 +0.7 -0.4 -3.6 -4.6 +1.4 +0.3 +14.0 +12.8
South Carolina 2015 4,894,834 24,448 499.5 407 8.3 2,439 49.8 1,717 35.1 3,950 80.7 17,652 360.6 162,830 3,326.6 34,942 713.9 114,778 2,344.9 13,110 267.8
2016 4,961,119 24,896 501.8 366 7.4 2,387 48.1 1,711 34.5 4,035 81.3 18,108 365.0 160,928 3,243.8 32,976 664.7 114,032 2,298.5 13,920 280.6
Percent change +1.8 +0.5 -10.1 -11.3 -2.1 -3.4 -0.3 -1.7 +2.2 +0.8 +2.6 +1.2 -1.2 -2.5 -5.6 -6.9 -0.6 -2.0 +6.2 +4.8
Virginia 2015 8,367,587 16,705 199.6 390 4.7 2,499 29.9 1,767 21.1 4,459 53.3 9,357 111.8 157,803 1,885.9 21,542 257.4 128,064 1,530.5 8,197 98.0
2016 8,411,808 18,302 217.6 484 5.8 2,737 32.5 1,965 23.4 4,803 57.1 10,278 122.2 156,412 1,859.4 20,018 238.0 126,606 1,505.1 9,788 116.4
Percent change +9.6 +9.0 +24.1 +23.5 +9.5 +8.9 +11.2 +10.6 +7.7 +7.1 +9.8 +9.3 -0.9 -1.4 -7.1 -7.6 -1.1 -1.7 +19.4 +18.8
West Virginia 2015 1,841,053 6,397 347.5 85 4.6 710 38.6 493 26.8 783 42.5 4,819 261.8 38,694 2,101.7 9,467 514.2 26,984 1,465.7 2,243 121.8
2016 1,831,102 6,557 358.1 81 4.4 657 35.9 468 25.6 720 39.3 5,099 278.5 37,487 2,047.2 9,301 507.9 25,677 1,402.3 2,509 137.0
Percent change +2.5 +3.1 -4.7 -4.2 -7.5 -7.0 -5.1 -4.6 -8.0 -7.5 +5.8 +6.4 -3.1 -2.6 -1.8 -1.2 -4.8 -4.3 +11.9 +12.5
East South Central6 2015 18,862,932 81,850 433.9 1,238 6.6 7,640 40.5 5,497 29.1 17,737 94.0 55,235 292.8 524,162 2,778.8 126,612 671.2 362,030 1,919.3 35,520 188.3
2016 18,940,194 86,674 457.6 1,391 7.3 7,548 39.9 5,455 28.8 18,265 96.4 59,470 314.0 513,087 2,709.0 118,565 626.0 353,470 1,866.2 41,052 216.7
Percent change +5.9 +5.5 +12.4 +11.9 -1.2 -1.6 -0.8 -1.2 +3.0 +2.6 +7.7 +7.2 -2.1 -2.5 -6.4 -6.7 -2.4 -2.8 +15.6 +15.1
Alabama 2015 4,853,875 22,957 473.0 348 7.2 2,037 42.0 1,449 29.9 4,612 95.0 15,960 328.8 144,785 2,982.9 35,265 726.5 99,182 2,043.4 10,338 213.0
2016 4,863,300 25,886 532.3 407 8.4 1,916 39.4 1,385 28.5 4,686 96.4 18,877 388.2 143,362 2,947.8 34,065 700.5 97,574 2,006.3 11,723 241.1
Percent change +12.8 +12.5 +17.0 +16.7 -5.9 -6.1 -4.4 -4.6 +1.6 +1.4 +18.3 +18.0 -1.0 -1.2 -3.4 -3.6 -1.6 -1.8 +13.4 +13.2
Kentucky 2015 4,424,611 9,887 223.5 219 4.9 1,644 37.2 1,165 26.3 3,314 74.9 4,710 106.5 97,545 2,204.6 22,526 509.1 67,143 1,517.5 7,876 178.0
2016 4,436,974 10,308 232.3 260 5.9 1,641 37.0 1,174 26.5 3,369 75.9 5,038 113.5 97,158 2,189.7 20,834 469.6 66,438 1,497.4 9,886 222.8
Percent change +4.3 +4.0 +18.7 +18.4 -0.2 -0.5 +0.8 +0.5 +1.7 +1.4 +7.0 +6.7 -0.4 -0.7 -7.5 -7.8 -1.0 -1.3 +25.5 +25.2
Mississippi6 2015 2,989,390 8,190 274.0 253 8.5 1,158 38.7 851 28.5 2,312 77.3 4,467 149.4 85,785 2,869.6 25,068 838.6 56,446 1,888.2 4,271 142.9
2016 2,988,726 8,383 280.5 238 8.0 1,277 42.7 905 30.3 2,397 80.2 4,471 149.6 82,732 2,768.1 23,354 781.4 55,054 1,842.1 4,324 144.7
Percent change +2.4 +2.4 -5.9 -5.9 +10.3 +10.3 +6.3 +6.4 +3.7 +3.7 +0.1 +0.1 -3.6 -3.5 -6.8 -6.8 -2.5 -2.4 +1.2 +1.3
Tennessee 2015 6,595,056 40,816 618.9 418 6.3 2,801 42.5 2,032 30.8 7,499 113.7 30,098 456.4 196,047 2,972.6 43,753 663.4 139,259 2,111.6 13,035 197.6
2016 6,651,194 42,097 632.9 486 7.3 2,714 40.8 1,991 29.9 7,813 117.5 31,084 467.3 189,835 2,854.1 40,312 606.1 134,404 2,020.7 15,119 227.3
Percent change +3.1 +2.3 +16.3 +15.3 -3.1 -3.9 -2.0 -2.8 +4.2 +3.3 +3.3 +2.4 -3.2 -4.0 -7.9 -8.6 -3.5 -4.3 +16.0 +15.0
West South Central6 2015 38,983,866 170,910 438.4 2,238 5.7 18,017 46.2 13,030 33.4 42,620 109.3 108,035 277.1 1,148,388 2,945.8 240,158 616.0 814,571 2,089.5 93,659 240.3
2016 39,456,071 181,653 460.4 2,493 6.3 19,365 49.1 14,240 36.1 44,175 112.0 115,620 293.0 1,138,043 2,884.3 236,281 598.8 803,057 2,035.3 98,705 250.2
Percent change +6.3 +5.0 +11.4 +10.1 +7.5 +6.2 +9.3 +8.0 +3.6 +2.4 +7.0 +5.7 -0.9 -2.1 -1.6 -2.8 -1.4 -2.6 +5.4 +4.1
Arkansas 2015 2,977,853 15,769 529.5 189 6.3 2,008 67.4 1,425 47.9 2,117 71.1 11,455 384.7 97,391 3,270.5 22,851 767.4 68,720 2,307.7 5,820 195.4
2016 2,988,248 16,461 550.9 216 7.2 2,143 71.7 1,545 51.7 2,120 70.9 11,982 401.0 97,673 3,268.6 23,771 795.5 66,747 2,233.6 7,155 239.4
Percent change +4.4 +4.0 +14.3 +13.9 +6.7 +6.4 +8.4 +8.0 +0.1 -0.2 +4.6 +4.2 +0.3 -0.1 +4.0 +3.7 -2.9 -3.2 +22.9 +22.5
Louisiana 2015 4,668,960 25,202 539.8 492 10.5 1,733 37.1 1,246 26.7 5,561 119.1 17,416 373.0 157,708 3,377.8 35,457 759.4 112,520 2,410.0 9,731 208.4
2016 4,681,666 26,502 566.1 554 11.8 1,816 38.8 1,328 28.4 5,576 119.1 18,556 396.4 154,386 3,297.7 34,667 740.5 109,380 2,336.3 10,339 220.8
Percent change +5.2 +4.9 +12.6 +12.3 +4.8 +4.5 +6.6 +6.3 +0.3 * +6.5 +6.3 -2.1 -2.4 -2.2 -2.5 -2.8 -3.1 +6.2 +6.0
Oklahoma6 2015 3,907,414 16,746 428.6 240 6.1 1,953 50.0 1,418 36.3 3,018 77.2 11,535 295.2 114,055 2,918.9 28,783 736.6 74,678 1,911.2 10,594 271.1
2016 3,923,561 17,648 449.8 245 6.2 2,039 52.0 1,509 38.5 3,162 80.6 12,202 311.0 117,037 2,982.9 29,103 741.7 75,779 1,931.4 12,155 309.8
Percent change +5.4 +5.0 +2.1 +1.7 +4.4 +4.0 +6.4 +6.0 +4.8 +4.3 +5.8 +5.3 +2.6 +2.2 +1.1 +0.7 +1.5 +1.1 +14.7 +14.3
Texas 2015 27,429,639 113,193 412.7 1,317 4.8 12,323 44.9 8,941 32.6 31,924 116.4 67,629 246.6 779,234 2,840.8 153,067 558.0 558,653 2,036.7 67,514 246.1
2016 27,862,596 121,042 434.4 1,478 5.3 13,367 48.0 9,858 35.4 33,317 119.6 72,880 261.6 768,947 2,759.8 148,740 533.8 551,151 1,978.1 69,056 247.8
Percent change +6.9 +5.3 +12.2 +10.5 +8.5 +6.8 +10.3 +8.5 +4.4 +2.7 +7.8 +6.1 -1.3 -2.9 -2.8 -4.3 -1.3 -2.9 +2.3 +0.7
West6 2015 75,834,288 301,773 397.9 3,194 4.2 31,615 41.7 22,994 30.3 82,557 108.9 184,407 243.2 2,123,048 2,799.6 402,703 531.0 1,437,787 1,896.0 282,558 372.6
2016 76,657,000 320,706 418.4 3,449 4.5 33,298 43.4 24,562 32.0 86,301 112.6 197,658 257.8 2,120,808 2,766.6 387,049 504.9 1,424,850 1,858.7 308,909 403.0
Percent change +6.3 +5.1 +8.0 +6.8 +5.3 +4.2 +6.8 +5.7 +4.5 +3.4 +7.2 +6.0 -0.1 -1.2 -3.9 -4.9 -0.9 -2.0 +9.3 +8.2
Mountain6 2015 23,492,558 94,784 403.5 917 3.9 12,938 55.1 9,424 40.1 20,236 86.1 60,693 258.3 662,713 2,820.9 125,323 533.5 470,974 2,004.8 66,416 282.7
2016 23,855,067 102,674 430.4 1,124 4.7 13,126 55.0 9,689 40.6 21,739 91.1 66,685 279.5 675,111 2,830.1 122,629 514.1 474,519 1,989.2 77,963 326.8
Percent change +8.3 +6.7 +22.6 +20.7 +1.5 -0.1 +2.8 +1.2 +7.4 +5.8 +9.9 +8.2 +1.9 +0.3 -2.1 -3.6 +0.8 -0.8 +17.4 +15.6
Arizona 2015 6,817,565 27,968 410.2 306 4.5 3,109 45.6 2,268 33.3 6,360 93.3 18,193 266.9 207,184 3,039.0 38,010 557.5 152,388 2,235.2 16,786 246.2
2016 6,931,071 32,583 470.1 380 5.5 3,290 47.5 2,452 35.4 7,055 101.8 21,858 315.4 206,432 2,978.4 37,736 544.4 150,275 2,168.1 18,421 265.8
Percent change +16.5 +14.6 +24.2 +22.1 +5.8 +4.1 +8.1 +6.3 +10.9 +9.1 +20.1 +18.2 -0.4 -2.0 -0.7 -2.3 -1.4 -3.0 +9.7 +7.9
Colorado 2015 5,448,819 17,348 318.4 173 3.2 3,328 61.1 2,422 44.4 3,315 60.8 10,532 193.3 144,044 2,643.6 23,490 431.1 104,532 1,918.4 16,022 294.0
2016 5,540,545 18,983 342.6 204 3.7 3,555 64.2 2,619 47.3 3,528 63.7 11,696 211.1 151,850 2,740.7 23,903 431.4 108,336 1,955.3 19,611 354.0
Percent change +9.4 +7.6 +17.9 +16.0 +6.8 +5.1 +8.1 +6.3 +6.4 +4.7 +11.1 +9.2 +5.4 +3.7 +1.8 +0.1 +3.6 +1.9 +22.4 +20.4
Idaho 2015 1,652,828 3,593 217.4 32 1.9 703 42.5 508 30.7 191 11.6 2,667 161.4 28,912 1,749.2 6,124 370.5 20,916 1,265.5 1,872 113.3
2016 1,683,140 3,876 230.3 49 2.9 719 42.7 529 31.4 213 12.7 2,895 172.0 29,357 1,744.2 6,318 375.4 20,962 1,245.4 2,077 123.4
Percent change +7.9 +5.9 +53.1 +50.4 +2.3 +0.4 +4.1 +2.3 +11.5 +9.5 +8.5 +6.6 +1.5 -0.3 +3.2 +1.3 +0.2 -1.6 +11.0 +9.0
Montana 2015 1,032,073 3,647 353.4 38 3.7 572 55.4 405 39.2 210 20.3 2,827 273.9 27,276 2,642.8 3,887 376.6 20,966 2,031.4 2,423 234.8
2016 1,042,520 3,840 368.3 36 3.5 578 55.4 414 39.7 266 25.5 2,960 283.9 27,976 2,683.5 3,934 377.4 21,299 2,043.0 2,743 263.1
Percent change +5.3 +4.2 -5.3 -6.2 +1.0 * +2.2 +1.2 +26.7 +25.4 +4.7 +3.7 +2.6 +1.5 +1.2 +0.2 +1.6 +0.6 +13.2 +12.1
Nevada 2015 2,883,758 20,118 697.6 178 6.2 1,688 58.5 1,232 42.7 6,287 218.0 11,965 414.9 77,137 2,674.9 22,360 775.4 43,426 1,505.9 11,351 393.6
2016 2,940,058 19,936 678.1 224 7.6 1,733 58.9 1,292 43.9 6,340 215.6 11,639 395.9 76,047 2,586.6 18,850 641.1 44,017 1,497.1 13,180 448.3
Percent change -0.9 -2.8 +25.8 +23.4 +2.7 +0.7 +4.9 +2.9 +0.8 -1.1 -2.7 -4.6 -1.4 -3.3 -15.7 -17.3 +1.4 -0.6 +16.1 +13.9
New Mexico6 2015 2,080,328 13,672 657.2 117 5.6 1,663 79.9 1,218 58.5 2,485 119.5 9,407 452.2 77,212 3,711.5 17,084 821.2 51,485 2,474.9 8,643 415.5
2016 2,081,015 14,619 702.5 139 6.7 1,526 73.3 1,117 53.7 2,737 131.5 10,217 491.0 81,931 3,937.1 17,281 830.4 52,907 2,542.4 11,743 564.3
Percent change +6.9 +6.9 +18.8 +18.8 -8.2 -8.3 -8.3 -8.3 +10.1 +10.1 +8.6 +8.6 +6.1 +6.1 +1.2 +1.1 +2.8 +2.7 +35.9 +35.8
Utah 2015 2,990,632 7,138 238.7 57 1.9 1,704 57.0 1,247 41.7 1,329 44.4 4,048 135.4 89,797 3,002.6 12,606 421.5 68,464 2,289.3 8,727 291.8
2016 3,051,217 7,407 242.8 72 2.4 1,520 49.8 1,116 36.6 1,541 50.5 4,274 140.1 90,058 2,951.5 12,836 420.7 67,834 2,223.2 9,388 307.7
Percent change +3.8 +1.7 +26.3 +23.8 -10.8 -12.6 -10.5 -12.3 +16.0 +13.6 +5.6 +3.5 +0.3 -1.7 +1.8 -0.2 -0.9 -2.9 +7.6 +5.4
Wyoming 2015 586,555 1,300 221.6 16 2.7 171 29.2 124 21.1 59 10.1 1,054 179.7 11,151 1,901.1 1,762 300.4 8,797 1,499.8 592 100.9
2016 585,501 1,430 244.2 20 3.4 205 35.0 150 25.6 59 10.1 1,146 195.7 11,460 1,957.3 1,771 302.5 8,889 1,518.2 800 136.6
Percent change +10.0 +10.2 +25.0 +25.2 +19.9 +20.1 +21.0 +21.2 0.0 +0.2 +8.7 +8.9 +2.8 +3.0 +0.5 +0.7 +1.0 +1.2 +35.1 +35.4
Pacific6 2015 52,341,730 206,989 395.5 2,277 4.4 18,677 35.7 13,570 25.9 62,321 119.1 123,714 236.4 1,460,335 2,790.0 277,380 529.9 966,813 1,847.1 216,142 412.9
2016 52,801,933 218,032 412.9 2,325 4.4 20,172 38.2 14,873 28.2 64,562 122.3 130,973 248.0 1,445,697 2,738.0 264,420 500.8 950,331 1,799.8 230,946 437.4
Percent change +5.3 +4.4 +2.1 +1.2 +8.0 +7.1 +9.6 +8.6 +3.6 +2.7 +5.9 +4.9 -1.0 -1.9 -4.7 -5.5 -1.7 -2.6 +6.8 +5.9
Alaska 2015 737,709 5,391 730.8 59 8.0 900 122.0 648 87.8 761 103.2 3,671 497.6 20,806 2,820.4 3,511 475.9 15,249 2,067.1 2,046 277.3
2016 741,894 5,966 804.2 52 7.0 1,053 141.9 757 102.0 850 114.6 4,011 540.6 24,876 3,353.0 4,053 546.3 17,766 2,394.7 3,057 412.1
Percent change +10.7 +10.0 -11.9 -12.4 +17.0 +16.3 +16.8 +16.2 +11.7 +11.1 +9.3 +8.6 +19.6 +18.9 +15.4 +14.8 +16.5 +15.8 +49.4 +48.6
California 2015 38,993,940 166,883 428.0 1,861 4.8 12,811 32.9 9,341 24.0 52,862 135.6 99,349 254.8 1,024,914 2,628.4 197,404 506.2 656,517 1,683.6 170,993 438.5
2016 39,250,017 174,796 445.3 1,930 4.9 13,702 34.9 10,149 25.9 54,789 139.6 104,375 265.9 1,002,070 2,553.0 188,304 479.8 637,010 1,623.0 176,756 450.3
Percent change +4.7 +4.1 +3.7 +3.0 +7.0 +6.3 +8.7 +7.9 +3.6 +3.0 +5.1 +4.4 -2.2 -2.9 -4.6 -5.2 -3.0 -3.6 +3.4 +2.7
Hawaii 2015 1,425,157 3,530 247.7 29 2.0 538 37.8 382 26.8 1,085 76.1 1,878 131.8 45,389 3,184.8 6,810 477.8 33,140 2,325.4 5,439 381.6
2016 1,428,557 4,417 309.2 35 2.5 619 43.3 447 31.3 994 69.6 2,769 193.8 42,753 2,992.7 6,017 421.2 31,082 2,175.8 5,654 395.8
Percent change +25.1 +24.8 +20.7 +20.4 +15.1 +14.8 +17.0 +16.7 -8.4 -8.6 +47.4 +47.1 -5.8 -6.0 -11.6 -11.9 -6.2 -6.4 +4.0 +3.7
Oregon6 2015 4,024,634 10,680 265.4 110 2.7 1,650 41.0 1,193 29.6 2,163 53.7 6,757 167.9 119,752 2,975.5 18,541 460.7 90,514 2,249.0 10,697 265.8
2016 4,093,465 10,830 264.6 113 2.8 1,721 42.0 1,261 30.8 2,278 55.6 6,718 164.1 121,345 2,964.4 16,866 412.0 91,286 2,230.0 13,193 322.3
Percent change +1.4 -0.3 +2.7 +1.0 +4.3 +2.5 +5.7 +3.9 +5.3 +3.5 -0.6 -2.2 +1.3 -0.4 -9.0 -10.6 +0.9 -0.8 +23.3 +21.3
Washington6 2015 7,160,290 20,505 286.4 218 3.0 2,778 38.8 2,006 28.0 5,450 76.1 12,059 168.4 249,474 3,484.1 51,114 713.9 171,393 2,393.7 26,967 376.6
2016 7,288,000 22,023 302.2 195 2.7 3,077 42.2 2,259 31.0 5,651 77.5 13,100 179.7 254,653 3,494.1 49,180 674.8 173,187 2,376.3 32,286 443.0
Percent change +7.4 +5.5 -10.6 -12.1 +10.8 +8.8 +12.6 +10.6 +3.7 +1.9 +8.6 +6.7 +2.1 +0.3 -3.8 -5.5 +1.0 -0.7 +19.7 +17.6
Puerto Rico9 2015 3,473,181 7,629 219.7 584 16.8 165 4.8 123 3.5 4,070 117.2 2,810 80.9 37,717 1,085.9 9,150 263.4 24,493 705.2 4,074 117.3
2016 3,411,307 7,643 224.0 679 19.9 169 5.0 128 3.8 3,201 93.8 3,594 105.4 35,201 1,031.9 8,251 241.9 23,163 679.0 3,787 111.0
Percent change +0.2 +2.0 +16.3 +18.4 +2.4 +4.3 +4.1 +6.0 -21.4 -19.9 +27.9 +30.2 -6.7 -5.0 -9.8 -8.2 -5.4 -3.7 -7.0 -5.4
  • 1 The previous year's crime figures have been adjusted.
  • 2 Population figures are U.S. Census Bureau provisional estimates as of July 1, 2016.
  • 3 The violent crime figures include the offenses of murder, rape (revised definition), robbery, and aggravated assault.
  • 4 The figures shown in the rape (revised definition) column were estimated using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 5 The figures shown in the rape (legacy definition) column were estimated using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 6 Agencies within this state submitted rape data according to both the revised UCR definition of rape and the legacy UCR definition of rape.
  • 7 Includes offenses reported by the Metro Transit Police and the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services: Arson Investigation Unit.
  • 8 This state's agencies submitted rape data according to the legacy UCR definition of rape.
  • 9 The figures submitted by Puerto Rico for rape were not verified and may not be comparable to previous years' data.
  • * Less than one-tenth of 1 percent.
  • NOTE: Although arson data are included in the trend and clearance tables, sufficient data are not available to estimate totals for this offense. Therefore, no arson data are published in this table.

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Crime in the United States, by Region, Geographic Division, and State, 2015–2016

  • In 2016, the estimated number of violent crimes in the United States increased 4.0 percent when compared with 2015 data.
  • When comparing the 2-year estimates, violent crimes increased in three of the four regions, with the largest increase (6.3 percent) occurring in the West, followed by an increase of 5.9 percent in the Midwest, and 3.5 percent in the South. Violent crime decreased 1.2 percent in the Northeast.
  • The estimated number of murders increased 13.5 percent in the Midwest, 9.1 percent in the South, and 8.0 percent in the West, but decreased 0.6 percent in the Northeast.
  • For rape (revised definition), the West had a 5.3 percent increase, the South had a 4.2 percent increase, the Midwest experienced a 1.9 percent increase, and the Northeast saw a 1.4 percent increase.
  • The estimated number of robbery offenses in 2016 rose 4.5 percent in the West, 2.9 percent in the Midwest, and 1.3 percent in the South. Robbery decreased 5.6 percent in the Northeast.
  • Estimated aggravated assault offenses were up 7.8 percent in the Midwest, 7.2 percent in the West, 4.2 percent in the South, and 0.7 percent in the Northeast.
  • For 2016, the estimated number of property crimes nationwide decreased 1.3 percent when compared with the 2015 estimate.
  • The estimated number of property crimes declined 4.4 percent in the Northeast, 1.5 percent in the South, 0.7 percent in the Midwest, and 0.1 percent in the West.
  • The estimated number of burglaries decreased 9.6 percent in the Northeast, 4.7 percent in the South, 3.9 percent in the West, and 2.4 percent in the Midwest.
  • Larceny-thefts declined 3.7 percent in the Northeast, 1.3 percent in the South, and 1.2 percent in the Midwest, and 0.9 in the West.
  • When compared with the 2015 estimates, the estimated number of motor vehicle thefts in 2016 increased 9.3 percent in the West, 8.1 percent in the Midwest, 6.2 percent in the South, and 0.9 percent in the Northeast.