Table 39

Arrests

Males, by Age, 2018

[12,212 agencies; 2018 estimated population 247,752,415]

Offense charged Total all
ages
Ages under
15
Ages
under 18
Ages 18
and over
Under
10
10-12 13-14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 and
over
TOTAL 5,684,385 112,754 389,256 5,295,129 2,797 27,163 82,794 72,365 91,982 112,155 156,212 167,417 168,557 173,970 177,611 182,260 205,779 970,749 816,257 677,480 461,744 380,854 313,038 236,825 123,957 82,419
Total percent distribution1 100.0 2.0 6.8 93.2 * 0.5 1.5 1.3 1.6 2.0 2.7 2.9 3.0 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.6 17.1 14.4 11.9 8.1 6.7 5.5 4.2 2.2 1.4
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 7,944 54 621 7,323 0 3 51 87 179 301 433 424 410 358 338 325 442 1,443 978 746 432 311 258 197 107 121
Rape2 18,487 1,258 3,011 15,476 19 387 852 527 584 642 741 669 644 623 542 468 537 2,286 2,206 1,916 1,387 1,087 873 694 381 422
Robbery 57,212 2,261 11,717 45,495 9 249 2,003 2,448 3,332 3,676 4,097 3,229 2,686 2,307 2,083 2,000 2,817 8,721 6,109 4,201 2,491 1,833 1,496 950 333 142
Aggravated assault 229,768 5,256 15,364 214,404 122 1,533 3,601 2,694 3,394 4,020 5,080 5,463 5,911 6,784 7,083 7,223 8,231 40,528 34,526 28,198 19,088 15,191 12,680 9,544 5,085 3,789
Burglary 109,250 4,443 14,768 94,482 133 954 3,356 3,096 3,462 3,767 4,484 3,840 3,472 3,224 3,359 3,206 3,630 18,362 15,623 12,522 7,451 6,061 4,565 2,899 1,184 600
Larceny-theft 396,062 12,698 43,328 352,734 205 2,887 9,606 8,536 10,208 11,886 13,807 12,625 11,091 10,420 10,392 10,993 12,495 62,759 54,934 45,298 30,740 26,680 22,383 15,850 7,607 4,660
Motor vehicle theft 53,660 2,135 9,131 44,529 15 255 1,865 2,209 2,426 2,361 2,132 1,874 1,650 1,551 1,636 1,617 2,975 9,104 7,354 5,768 3,407 2,495 1,573 890 353 150
Arson 5,462 667 1,149 4,313 52 229 386 181 160 141 163 111 130 118 118 102 133 706 619 595 356 375 289 218 165 115
Violent crime3 313,411 8,829 30,713 282,698 150 2,172 6,507 5,756 7,489 8,639 10,351 9,785 9,651 10,072 10,046 10,016 12,027 52,978 43,819 35,061 23,398 18,422 15,307 11,385 5,906 4,474
Violent crime percent distribution1 100.0 2.8 9.8 90.2 * 0.7 2.1 1.8 2.4 2.8 3.3 3.1 3.1 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.8 16.9 14.0 11.2 7.5 5.9 4.9 3.6 1.9 1.4
Property crime3 564,434 19,943 68,376 496,058 405 4,325 15,213 14,022 16,256 18,155 20,586 18,450 16,343 15,313 15,505 15,918 19,233 90,931 78,530 64,183 41,954 35,611 28,810 19,857 9,309 5,525
Property crime percent distribution1 100.0 3.5 12.1 87.9 0.1 0.8 2.7 2.5 2.9 3.2 3.6 3.3 2.9 2.7 2.7 2.8 3.4 16.1 13.9 11.4 7.4 6.3 5.1 3.5 1.6 1.0
Other assaults 575,382 24,606 59,902 515,480 732 7,384 16,490 11,249 12,144 11,903 12,442 12,133 13,061 15,108 16,096 16,828 20,418 94,758 81,982 69,450 48,133 39,481 31,303 22,881 12,097 9,309
Forgery and counterfeiting 25,241 130 637 24,604 4 24 102 79 154 274 685 988 1,087 694 772 793 864 4,506 4,056 3,482 2,206 1,653 1,274 892 432 220
Fraud 57,971 585 2,450 55,521 8 102 475 476 572 817 1,192 1,471 1,654 1,620 1,704 1,844 1,838 10,121 9,480 7,571 5,299 4,243 3,257 2,231 1,192 804
Embezzlement 5,676 12 265 5,411 0 1 11 24 70 159 268 286 272 245 228 220 207 1,001 779 589 450 346 234 151 82 53
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 55,411 1,223 5,942 49,469 14 148 1,061 1,245 1,628 1,846 2,310 2,198 1,961 1,701 1,695 1,825 1,945 9,859 8,104 6,816 4,065 2,967 2,038 1,222 523 240
Vandalism 105,557 7,289 18,915 86,642 316 2,149 4,824 3,627 4,077 3,922 3,912 3,476 3,160 3,659 3,467 3,462 3,968 17,480 13,402 10,286 6,466 4,948 3,794 2,760 1,407 995
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 115,673 3,158 11,572 104,101 130 830 2,198 2,110 2,685 3,619 4,525 4,737 4,386 4,751 4,813 4,701 6,931 21,551 15,247 11,503 7,013 4,951 3,757 2,685 1,463 1,087
Prostitution and commercialized vice 8,456 21 78 8,378 0 4 17 8 14 35 97 98 157 172 205 232 246 1,347 1,244 1,183 906 756 626 431 324 354
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 33,082 2,405 5,124 27,958 73 631 1,701 927 876 916 951 901 751 758 722 717 718 3,640 3,558 3,419 2,567 2,422 2,194 1,924 1,200 1,516
Drug abuse violations 942,718 7,973 51,247 891,471 64 1,190 6,719 7,943 13,153 22,178 39,696 41,140 38,598 36,435 36,020 36,047 39,915 174,163 135,578 106,911 67,655 52,197 40,328 28,278 12,869 5,641
Gambling 2,050 20 124 1,926 1 2 17 17 32 55 66 78 65 70 77 81 323 306 204 178 124 86 83 79 58 48
Offenses against the family and children 45,203 527 1,526 43,677 23 143 361 304 344 351 548 556 610 693 821 882 1,130 7,270 8,197 8,096 5,647 3,974 2,682 1,483 689 399
Driving under the influence 556,231 65 3,039 553,192 4 9 52 121 677 2,176 6,653 9,350 11,540 18,143 19,840 20,602 21,418 102,690 81,947 66,464 49,456 43,209 36,618 31,094 18,953 15,215
Liquor laws 91,046 1,295 11,511 79,535 13 117 1,165 1,705 3,158 5,353 11,078 12,493 10,551 2,208 1,626 1,391 1,356 6,049 5,241 5,050 4,252 4,411 4,877 4,723 2,684 1,545
Drunkenness 199,755 219 1,727 198,028 7 26 186 261 408 839 2,563 3,310 3,607 5,876 5,738 5,812 5,967 30,226 27,160 24,427 18,741 18,160 17,916 15,725 8,263 4,537
Disorderly conduct 176,878 11,165 28,200 148,678 274 3,203 7,688 5,458 6,120 5,457 4,968 4,562 4,506 5,826 5,321 5,150 6,029 25,055 20,971 17,714 12,412 11,020 9,665 7,855 4,330 3,294
Vagrancy 13,714 113 400 13,314 1 13 99 90 108 89 210 173 197 203 198 283 301 1,719 1,655 1,741 1,310 1,369 1,491 1,332 715 417
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,784,377 19,672 75,686 1,708,691 504 3,924 15,244 14,312 18,796 22,906 33,101 41,223 46,387 50,416 52,705 55,447 60,932 315,051 275,055 233,318 159,671 130,602 106,761 79,825 41,456 26,741
Suspicion 323 7 26 297 0 3 4 2 6 11 10 9 13 7 12 9 13 48 48 38 19 26 23 12 5 5
Curfew and loitering law violations 11,796 3,497 11,796 - 74 763 2,660 2,629 3,215 2,455 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  • 1 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 2 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 3 Violent crimes are offenses of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Property crimes are offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.
  • * Less than one-tenth of 1 percent.

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Arrests, Males, by Age, 2018

  • Adult males (age 18 and over) accounted for 93.2 percent of all males arrested in 2018. Adult males accounted for 90.2 percent of males arrested for violent crimes and 87.9 percent of males arrested for property crimes.
  • Of all males arrested in 2018, 17.1 percent were between the ages of 25 and 29.
  • Of males arrested for drug abuse violations, 94.6 percent were adults.
  • Male juveniles comprised 20.5 percent of arrests for robbery, 10.9 percent of arrests for larceny-theft, and 12.6 percent of arrests for violating liquor laws in 2018.