Table 8

NEVADA

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
Arson
Metropolitan Counties Carson City 154 1 3 18 132 971 206 681 84 6
Storey 43 1 1 0 41 73 21 46 6 1
Washoe 132 1 24 7 100 770 202 465 103 7
Nonmetropolitan Counties Churchill 28 0 5 0 23 185 63 108 14 2
Douglas 67 0 11 2 54 795 117 633 45 3
Elko 48 2 0 0 46 193 38 127 28 4
Esmeralda 1 0 0 0 1 5 1 4 0 0
Eureka 7 0 1 1 5 38 19 17 2 0
Humboldt 29 0 4 0 25 67 32 30 5 2
Lander 40 3 12 1 24 112 57 45 10 1
Lincoln 3 0 1 0 2 37 9 27 1 2
Lyon 137 3 15 8 111 567 138 367 62 7
Mineral 6 0 1 0 5 21 12 1 8 0
Nye 80 0 13 12 55 915 338 465 112 1
Pershing 29 2 4 0 23 46 20 25 1 0
White Pine 13 0 1 3 9 82 25 42 15 3
  • 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.

Data Declaration

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