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Table 44

Arrest Trends

Cities, 2010–2011

[8,161 agencies; 2011 estimated population 153,161,714; 2010 estimated population 151,714,983]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested
Total all ages Under 18 years of age 18 years of age and over
2010 2011 Percent
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2010 2011 Percent
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2010 2011 Percent
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TOTAL1 6,960,722 6,622,137 -4.9 973,068 860,700 -11.5 5,987,654 5,761,437 -3.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5,537 5,190 -6.3 547 427 -21.9 4,990 4,763 -4.5
Forcible rape 10,347 9,790 -5.4 1,482 1,427 -3.7 8,865 8,363 -5.7
Robbery 64,923 61,521 -5.2 15,364 13,499 -12.1 49,559 48,022 -3.1
Aggravated assault 218,472 208,913 -4.4 24,348 21,628 -11.2 194,124 187,285 -3.5
Burglary 153,028 151,634 -0.9 37,030 33,730 -8.9 115,998 117,904 +1.6
Larceny-theft 778,581 772,477 -0.8 182,291 163,091 -10.5 596,290 609,386 +2.2
Motor vehicle theft 34,188 32,168 -5.9 7,779 6,848 -12.0 26,409 25,320 -4.1
Arson 6,103 6,052 -0.8 2,802 2,850 +1.7 3,301 3,202 -3.0
Violent crime2 299,279 285,414 -4.6 41,741 36,981 -11.4 257,538 248,433 -3.5
Property crime2 971,900 962,331 -1.0 229,902 206,519 -10.2 741,998 755,812 +1.9
Other assaults 685,787 662,839 -3.3 111,600 100,910 -9.6 574,187 561,929 -2.1
Forgery and counterfeiting 41,424 38,303 -7.5 1,000 912 -8.8 40,424 37,391 -7.5
Fraud 86,539 78,076 -9.8 3,400 3,018 -11.2 83,139 75,058 -9.7
Embezzlement 9,256 9,071 -2.0 257 264 +2.7 8,999 8,807 -2.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 51,388 50,225 -2.3 9,035 8,065 -10.7 42,353 42,160 -0.5
Vandalism 141,968 133,355 -6.1 45,632 39,266 -14.0 96,336 94,089 -2.3
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 84,876 80,650 -5.0 17,530 15,607 -11.0 67,346 65,043 -3.4
Prostitution and commercialized vice 36,092 32,427 -10.2 589 587 -0.3 35,503 31,840 -10.3
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 36,539 34,601 -5.3 6,570 6,278 -4.4 29,969 28,323 -5.5
Drug abuse violations 836,536 768,898 -8.1 95,707 81,751 -14.6 740,829 687,147 -7.2
Gambling 2,220 1,921 -13.5 230 192 -16.5 1,990 1,729 -13.1
Offenses against the family and children 39,263 38,926 -0.9 2,113 2,037 -3.6 37,150 36,889 -0.7
Driving under the influence 606,974 578,487 -4.7 5,877 5,162 -12.2 601,097 573,325 -4.6
Liquor laws 310,641 284,743 -8.3 56,897 51,979 -8.6 253,744 232,764 -8.3
Drunkenness 370,691 349,359 -5.8 8,498 7,593 -10.6 362,193 341,766 -5.6
Disorderly conduct 380,599 350,418 -7.9 96,976 86,143 -11.2 283,623 264,275 -6.8
Vagrancy 21,442 19,263 -10.2 1,424 1,265 -11.2 20,018 17,998 -10.1
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,883,409 1,811,573 -3.8 174,191 154,914 -11.1 1,709,218 1,656,659 -3.1
Suspicion 630 652 +3.5 84 46 -45.2 546 606 +11.0
Curfew and loitering law violations 63,899 51,257 -19.8 63,899 51,257 -19.8 - - -
  • 1 Does not include suspicion.
  • 2 Violent crimes are offenses of murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Property crimes are offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.

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