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Table 51

Arrest Trends

Metropolitan Counties

by Sex, 2011–2012

[1,260 agencies; 2012 estimated population 55,888,792; 2011 estimated population 55,364,450]

Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
2011 2012 Percent
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2011 2012 Percent
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2011 2012 Percent
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2011 2012 Percent
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TOTAL1 1,284,844 1,236,202 -3.8 118,035 106,043 -10.2 429,634 426,075 -0.8 45,478 40,915 -10.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 1,453 1,333 -8.3 95 73 -23.2 212 170 -19.8 21 10 -52.4
Forcible rape 2,596 2,454 -5.5 348 333 -4.3 21 26 +23.8 3 4 +33.3
Robbery 9,195 9,005 -2.1 1,821 1,614 -11.4 1,221 1,309 +7.2 174 165 -5.2
Aggravated assault 44,728 44,385 -0.8 4,133 3,560 -13.9 12,390 12,280 -0.9 1,387 1,235 -11.0
Burglary 37,150 35,438 -4.6 7,282 6,086 -16.4 6,540 6,801 +4.0 783 607 -22.5
Larceny-theft 81,694 79,386 -2.8 14,309 12,640 -11.7 51,943 51,219 -1.4 8,888 7,365 -17.1
Motor vehicle theft 7,613 7,365 -3.3 1,357 1,305 -3.8 1,679 1,777 +5.8 266 234 -12.0
Arson 1,467 1,157 -21.1 506 390 -22.9 344 247 -28.2 95 70 -26.3
Violent crime2 57,972 57,177 -1.4 6,397 5,580 -12.8 13,844 13,785 -0.4 1,585 1,414 -10.8
Property crime2 127,924 123,346 -3.6 23,454 20,421 -12.9 60,506 60,044 -0.8 10,032 8,276 -17.5
Other assaults 125,276 119,955 -4.2 17,969 16,169 -10.0 47,416 46,562 -1.8 9,661 9,116 -5.6
Forgery and counterfeiting 6,738 6,471 -4.0 158 144 -8.9 3,820 3,723 -2.5 50 82 +64.0
Fraud 18,162 16,305 -10.2 459 393 -14.4 13,205 11,756 -11.0 212 202 -4.7
Embezzlement 1,320 1,291 -2.2 31 45 +45.2 1,180 1,134 -3.9 25 13 -48.0
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 11,472 12,180 +6.2 1,194 1,192 -0.2 2,747 3,093 +12.6 222 282 +27.0
Vandalism 24,970 23,180 -7.2 6,977 6,085 -12.8 5,677 5,997 +5.6 1,287 1,292 +0.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 17,593 16,828 -4.3 3,042 2,485 -18.3 1,730 1,807 +4.5 434 332 -23.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 1,046 1,108 +5.9 18 12 -33.3 1,418 1,558 +9.9 42 43 +2.4
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 10,405 10,391 -0.1 1,856 1,936 +4.3 681 700 +2.8 189 154 -18.5
Drug abuse violations 177,218 176,003 -0.7 15,445 14,833 -4.0 47,675 49,922 +4.7 3,392 3,157 -6.9
Gambling 505 527 +4.4 26 24 -7.7 164 230 +40.2 21 20 -4.8
Offenses against the family and children 29,391 27,018 -8.1 262 250 -4.6 5,498 5,607 +2.0 135 170 +25.9
Driving under the influence 134,556 124,898 -7.2 1,010 903 -10.6 44,601 42,018 -5.8 402 328 -18.4
Liquor laws 32,017 30,293 -5.4 6,601 6,270 -5.0 14,573 13,507 -7.3 4,608 4,218 -8.5
Drunkenness 32,249 30,503 -5.4 611 558 -8.7 7,362 6,988 -5.1 203 216 +6.4
Disorderly conduct 34,845 32,378 -7.1 7,510 6,187 -17.6 13,350 12,819 -4.0 3,590 3,266 -9.0
Vagrancy 1,658 1,827 +10.2 60 100 +66.7 590 606 +2.7 12 25 +108.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 436,744 422,214 -3.3 22,172 20,147 -9.1 142,292 143,072 +0.5 8,071 7,162 -11.3
Suspicion 69 140 +102.9 19 2 -89.5 14 57 +307.1 4 2 -50.0
Curfew and loitering law violations 2,783 2,309 -17.0 2,783 2,309 -17.0 1,305 1,147 -12.1 1,305 1,147 -12.1
  • 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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