Table 66

Arrests

Suburban Areas1

by Sex, 2019

[5,820 agencies; 2019 estimated population 97,421,942]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent
male
Percent
female
Percent distribution2
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 2,713,281 1,960,734 752,547 72.3 27.7 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,251 2,003 248 89.0 11.0 0.1 0.1 *
Rape3 6,183 5,966 217 96.5 3.5 0.2 0.3 *
Robbery 15,584 13,151 2,433 84.4 15.6 0.6 0.7 0.3
Aggravated assault 86,417 66,704 19,713 77.2 22.8 3.2 3.4 2.6
Burglary 40,785 32,736 8,049 80.3 19.7 1.5 1.7 1.1
Larceny-theft 235,319 134,011 101,308 56.9 43.1 8.7 6.8 13.5
Motor vehicle theft 19,436 14,946 4,490 76.9 23.1 0.7 0.8 0.6
Arson 2,198 1,761 437 80.1 19.9 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime4 110,435 87,824 22,611 79.5 20.5 4.1 4.5 3.0
Property crime4 297,738 183,454 114,284 61.6 38.4 11.0 9.4 15.2
Other assaults 251,819 177,423 74,396 70.5 29.5 9.3 9.0 9.9
Forgery and counterfeiting 13,438 9,156 4,282 68.1 31.9 0.5 0.5 0.6
Fraud 33,686 21,656 12,030 64.3 35.7 1.2 1.1 1.6
Embezzlement 3,697 1,826 1,871 49.4 50.6 0.1 0.1 0.2
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 23,275 18,113 5,162 77.8 22.2 0.9 0.9 0.7
Vandalism 44,333 34,527 9,806 77.9 22.1 1.6 1.8 1.3
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 38,587 34,576 4,011 89.6 10.4 1.4 1.8 0.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 3,510 1,670 1,840 47.6 52.4 0.1 0.1 0.2
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 10,967 10,257 710 93.5 6.5 0.4 0.5 0.1
Drug abuse violations 443,360 326,702 116,658 73.7 26.3 16.3 16.7 15.5
Gambling 822 555 267 67.5 32.5 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 27,274 20,168 7,106 73.9 26.1 1.0 1.0 0.9
Driving under the influence 310,392 228,378 82,014 73.6 26.4 11.4 11.6 10.9
Liquor laws 44,448 30,718 13,730 69.1 30.9 1.6 1.6 1.8
Drunkenness 66,799 51,745 15,054 77.5 22.5 2.5 2.6 2.0
Disorderly conduct 80,244 56,553 23,691 70.5 29.5 3.0 2.9 3.1
Vagrancy 3,214 2,475 739 77.0 23.0 0.1 0.1 0.1
All other offenses (except traffic) 901,402 660,322 241,080 73.3 26.7 33.2 33.7 32.0
Suspicion 196 138 58 70.4 29.6 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 3,645 2,498 1,147 68.5 31.5 0.1 0.1 0.2
  • 1 Suburban areas include law enforcement agencies in cities with less than 50,000 inhabitants and county law enforcement agencies that are within a Metropolitan Statistical Area. Suburban areas exclude all metropolitan agencies associated with a principal city.
  • 2 Because of rounding, the percentages may not add to 100.0.
  • 3 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 4 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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