Table 60

Arrests

Nonmetropolitan Counties

by Sex, 2019

[1,622 agencies; 2019 estimated population 18,187,868]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent
male
Percent
female
Percent distribution1
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 541,885 395,022 146,863 72.9 27.1 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 522 445 77 85.2 14.8 0.1 0.1 0.1
Rape2 1,450 1,384 66 95.4 4.6 0.3 0.4 *
Robbery 774 656 118 84.8 15.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Aggravated assault 13,911 11,121 2,790 79.9 20.1 2.6 2.8 1.9
Burglary 7,540 6,049 1,491 80.2 19.8 1.4 1.5 1.0
Larceny-theft 15,171 9,648 5,523 63.6 36.4 2.8 2.4 3.8
Motor vehicle theft 3,291 2,489 802 75.6 24.4 0.6 0.6 0.5
Arson 391 319 72 81.6 18.4 0.1 0.1 *
Violent crime3 16,657 13,606 3,051 81.7 18.3 3.1 3.4 2.1
Property crime3 26,393 18,505 7,888 70.1 29.9 4.9 4.7 5.4
Other assaults 43,913 32,222 11,691 73.4 26.6 8.1 8.2 8.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 1,684 1,100 584 65.3 34.7 0.3 0.3 0.4
Fraud 4,767 2,819 1,948 59.1 40.9 0.9 0.7 1.3
Embezzlement 353 174 179 49.3 50.7 0.1 * 0.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 3,264 2,528 736 77.5 22.5 0.6 0.6 0.5
Vandalism 6,504 5,170 1,334 79.5 20.5 1.2 1.3 0.9
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 5,967 5,299 668 88.8 11.2 1.1 1.3 0.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 119 86 33 72.3 27.7 * * *
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 1,882 1,763 119 93.7 6.3 0.3 0.4 0.1
Drug abuse violations 89,450 62,982 26,468 70.4 29.6 16.5 15.9 18.0
Gambling 101 82 19 81.2 18.8 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 6,869 5,072 1,797 73.8 26.2 1.3 1.3 1.2
Driving under the influence 87,795 66,129 21,666 75.3 24.7 16.2 16.7 14.8
Liquor laws 9,323 6,342 2,981 68.0 32.0 1.7 1.6 2.0
Drunkenness 9,226 6,666 2,560 72.3 27.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
Disorderly conduct 11,424 8,158 3,266 71.4 28.6 2.1 2.1 2.2
Vagrancy 235 176 59 74.9 25.1 * * *
All other offenses (except traffic) 215,774 156,044 59,730 72.3 27.7 39.8 39.5 40.7
Suspicion 47 30 17 63.8 36.2 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 138 69 69 50.0 50.0 * * *
  • 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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