Table 48

Arrests

Cities

by Sex, 2018

[8,967 agencies; 2018 estimated population 172,802,238]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent
male
Percent
female
Percent distribution1
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 5,660,751 4,103,093 1,557,658 72.5 27.5 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 6,719 5,912 807 88.0 12.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
Rape2 13,740 13,310 430 96.9 3.1 0.2 0.3 0.0
Robbery 56,841 48,236 8,605 84.9 15.1 1.0 1.2 0.6
Aggravated assault 228,348 173,207 55,141 75.9 24.1 4.0 4.2 3.5
Burglary 101,535 81,251 20,284 80.0 20.0 1.8 2.0 1.3
Larceny-theft 564,524 325,338 239,186 57.6 42.4 10.0 7.9 15.4
Motor vehicle theft 52,376 40,538 11,838 77.4 22.6 0.9 1.0 0.8
Arson 5,042 3,897 1,145 77.3 22.7 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime3 305,648 240,665 64,983 78.7 21.3 5.4 5.9 4.2
Property crime3 723,477 451,024 272,453 62.3 37.7 12.8 11.0 17.5
Other assaults 616,990 437,260 179,730 70.9 29.1 10.9 10.7 11.5
Forgery and counterfeiting 28,226 18,750 9,476 66.4 33.6 0.5 0.5 0.6
Fraud 66,364 42,581 23,783 64.2 35.8 1.2 1.0 1.5
Embezzlement 9,067 4,488 4,579 49.5 50.5 0.2 0.1 0.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 53,149 41,352 11,797 77.8 22.2 0.9 1.0 0.8
Vandalism 107,028 81,939 25,089 76.6 23.4 1.9 2.0 1.6
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 97,680 88,859 8,821 91.0 9.0 1.7 2.2 0.6
Prostitution and commercialized vice 20,966 7,012 13,954 33.4 66.6 0.4 0.2 0.9
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 25,439 23,636 1,803 92.9 7.1 0.4 0.6 0.1
Drug abuse violations 888,318 674,130 214,188 75.9 24.1 15.7 16.4 13.8
Gambling 1,909 1,623 286 85.0 15.0 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 33,590 21,405 12,185 63.7 36.3 0.6 0.5 0.8
Driving under the influence 429,437 317,280 112,157 73.9 26.1 7.6 7.7 7.2
Liquor laws 103,908 72,588 31,320 69.9 30.1 1.8 1.8 2.0
Drunkenness 217,976 173,210 44,766 79.5 20.5 3.9 4.2 2.9
Disorderly conduct 206,822 145,391 61,431 70.3 29.7 3.7 3.5 3.9
Vagrancy 16,254 12,337 3,917 75.9 24.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,692,876 1,236,563 456,313 73.0 27.0 29.9 30.1 29.3
Suspicion 165 129 36 78.2 21.8 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 15,462 10,871 4,591 70.3 29.7 0.3 0.3 0.3
  • 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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