Table 8

MARYLAND

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2016

[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
Arson3
Metropolitan Counties Allegany 23 1 3 7 12 336 52 276 8 0
Anne Arundel 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anne Arundel County Police Department 2,053 14 143 492 1,404 11,642 1,767 9,302 573 33
Baltimore County 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Baltimore County Police Department 4,397 35 318 1,497 2,547 23,344 3,681 17,599 2,064 163
Calvert 121 1 14 12 94 1,070 223 810 37 9
Carroll 100 2 20 9 69 807 190 584 33 0
Cecil 90 2 10 16 62 619 179 395 45 1
Charles 527 6 38 126 357 2,305 344 1,803 158 31
Frederick 185 1 13 30 141 1,485 251 1,180 54
Harford 384 6 24 81 273 2,430 453 1,915 62 0
Howard 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Howard County Police Department 712 6 66 201 439 5,522 840 4,379 303 3
Montgomery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montgomery County Police Department 1,749 14 331 659 745 15,066 1,855 12,374 837 62
Prince George's 10 0 0 0 10 1 0 1 0 0
Queen Anne's 72 0 6 11 55 472 106 355 11 4
Somerset 24 0 2 1 21 52 15 35 2 0
St. Mary's 202 2 21 28 151 1,814 378 1,372 64 2
Washington 193 0 7 35 151 1,721 416 1,201 104 4
Wicomico 105 1 6 24 74 644 172 442 30 2
Worcester 13 2 2 5 4 249 63 178 8 0
Nonmetropolitan Counties Caroline 17 0 2 1 14 200 67 124 9 0
Dorchester 10 1 0 1 8 203 55 132 16 0
Garrett 45 0 1 0 44 239 46 187 6 1
Kent 8 0 1 3 4 130 53 75 2 0
Talbot 22 0 11 0 11 175 55 119 1 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.
  • 3 The FBI does not publish arson data unless it receives data from either the agency or the state for all 12 months of the calendar year.

Data Declaration

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