Table 47

Arrests

Cities

Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2019

[7,979 agencies; 2019 estimated population 159,706,353]

Offense charged Total all
ages
Number of persons arrested Percent of total all ages
Under 15 Under 18 Under 21 Under 25 Under 15 Under 18 Under 21 Under 25
TOTAL 5,005,133 126,702 386,458 802,817 1,398,484 2.5 7.7 16.0 27.9
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5,693 61 479 1,416 2,404 1.1 8.4 24.9 42.2
Rape1 12,070 867 1,950 3,252 4,543 7.2 16.2 26.9 37.6
Robbery 48,151 2,262 10,398 18,401 25,101 4.7 21.6 38.2 52.1
Aggravated assault 214,720 5,417 15,337 30,727 57,335 2.5 7.1 14.3 26.7
Burglary 92,073 3,835 11,400 19,892 30,592 4.2 12.4 21.6 33.2
Larceny-theft 505,838 15,797 52,747 99,912 153,983 3.1 10.4 19.8 30.4
Motor vehicle theft 43,390 2,177 7,880 12,001 17,013 5.0 18.2 27.7 39.2
Arson 4,917 573 978 1,275 1,642 11.7 19.9 25.9 33.4
Violent crime2 280,634 8,607 28,164 53,796 89,383 3.1 10.0 19.2 31.9
Property crime2 646,218 22,382 73,005 133,080 203,230 3.5 11.3 20.6 31.4
Other assaults 552,879 29,230 66,219 103,884 168,777 5.3 12.0 18.8 30.5
Forgery and counterfeiting 24,813 79 500 3,044 5,890 0.3 2.0 12.3 23.7
Fraud 59,417 528 2,100 6,704 13,684 0.9 3.5 11.3 23.0
Embezzlement 8,061 22 346 1,550 2,772 0.3 4.3 19.2 34.4
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 48,895 1,203 5,576 10,826 16,866 2.5 11.4 22.1 34.5
Vandalism 101,046 8,120 18,098 27,888 40,581 8.0 17.9 27.6 40.2
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 82,918 2,626 9,408 19,640 32,614 3.2 11.3 23.7 39.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 17,588 22 186 2,222 5,411 0.1 1.1 12.6 30.8
Sex offenses (except rape and prostitution) 21,212 1,660 3,446 4,958 6,734 7.8 16.2 23.4 31.7
Drug abuse violations 752,471 8,943 43,328 125,332 226,639 1.2 5.8 16.7 30.1
Gambling 1,205 5 62 181 275 0.4 5.1 15.0 22.8
Offenses against the family and children 32,341 636 1,674 3,360 6,665 2.0 5.2 10.4 20.6
Driving under the influence 389,429 54 2,287 21,318 76,979 * 0.6 5.5 19.8
Liquor laws 88,737 2,132 12,281 46,527 53,006 2.4 13.8 52.4 59.7
Drunkenness 188,238 316 2,009 11,176 32,592 0.2 1.1 5.9 17.3
Disorderly conduct 175,498 13,484 30,629 44,266 64,662 7.7 17.5 25.2 36.8
Vagrancy 14,326 75 243 926 1,816 0.5 1.7 6.5 12.7
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,509,280 23,310 77,169 172,397 340,145 1.5 5.1 11.4 22.5
Suspicion 211 7 12 26 47 3.3 5.7 12.3 22.3
Curfew and loitering law violations 9,716 3,261 9,716 9,716 9,716 33.6 100.0 100.0 100.0
  • 1 The rape figures in this table are aggregate totals of the data submitted based on both the legacy and revised Uniform Crime Reporting definitions.
  • 2 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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