Table 8

SOUTH DAKOTA

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 Custer 4 0 1 0 3 42 8 30 4 0
Lincoln 14 0 1 1 12 216 65 139 12 1
McCook 3 0 0 0 3 32 7 22 3 0
Meade 23 2 4 0 17 104 25 66 13 1
Minnehaha 47 4 6 1 36 424 171 222 31 3
Pennington 118 1 52 5 60 382 78 280 24 1
Turner 11 0 1 0 10 50 10 31 9 0
Union 10 0 3 0 7 46 4 39 3 0
Nonmetropolitan Counties Aurora 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 4 0 0
Beadle 5 1 0 0 4 14 4 6 4 0
Bennett 3 0 0 0 3 5 1 1 3 0
Bon Homme 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Brookings 6 0 0 0 6 53 12 37 4 0
Brown 9 0 1 0 8 41 11 25 5 0
Butte 1 0 0 0 1 87 11 71 5 0
Campbell 1 0 0 0 1 6 4 2 0 0
Charles Mix 6 0 1 1 4 36 20 10 6 1
Clark 3 0 2 0 1 8 3 5 0 0
Clay 9 0 1 0 8 67 30 35 2 0
Codington 9 0 2 0 7 40 3 33 4 0
Corson 1 0 0 1 0 32 7 22 3 0
Davison 3 0 2 0 1 18 5 8 5 0
Deuel 1 0 0 0 1 27 4 20 3 0
Dewey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Douglas 2 0 0 0 2 4 2 1 1 0
Edmunds 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 2 0 0
Faulk 0 0 0 0 0 14 5 9 0 1
Hamlin 6 0 1 0 5 17 4 12 1 0
Harding 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Hughes 7 0 1 0 6 21 11 7 3 0
Hutchinson 0 0 0 0 0 11 9 1 1 0
Jerauld 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lawrence 8 0 0 2 6 168 14 152 2 0
Marshall 9 0 5 0 4 47 14 26 7 0
McPherson 1 0 1 0 0 14 7 4 3 0
Miner 0 0 0 0 0 6 5 1 0 0
Moody 4 0 0 0 4 12 3 9 0 0
Oglala Lakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Potter 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Roberts 10 0 0 0 10 13 4 5 4 0
Sanborn 8 1 1 0 6 29 12 16 1 1
Spink 2 0 1 0 1 38 10 28 0 0
Stanley 4 0 1 0 3 11 6 1 4 0
Sully 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0
Tripp 0 0 0 0 0 16 0 15 1 0
Walworth 4 0 1 1 2 4 0 4 0 0
Yankton 16 0 4 0 12 38 15 16 7 0
Ziebach 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • 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

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