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Table 66

Arrests

Suburban Areas1

by Sex, 2012

[6,766 agencies; 2012 estimated population 110,031,559]

Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent
male
Percent
female
Percent distribution2
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 3,915,278 2,865,218 1,050,060 73.2 26.8 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,662 2,355 307 88.5 11.5 0.1 0.1 *
Forcible rape 5,038 4,979 59 98.8 1.2 0.1 0.2 *
Robbery 24,196 21,071 3,125 87.1 12.9 0.6 0.7 0.3
Aggravated assault 108,717 84,518 24,199 77.7 22.3 2.8 2.9 2.3
Burglary 85,407 72,045 13,362 84.4 15.6 2.2 2.5 1.3
Larceny-theft 412,871 235,888 176,983 57.1 42.9 10.5 8.2 16.9
Motor vehicle theft 19,093 15,248 3,845 79.9 20.1 0.5 0.5 0.4
Arson 3,377 2,810 567 83.2 16.8 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime3 140,613 112,923 27,690 80.3 19.7 3.6 3.9 2.6
Property crime3 520,748 325,991 194,757 62.6 37.4 13.3 11.4 18.5
Other assaults 365,535 262,021 103,514 71.7 28.3 9.3 9.1 9.9
Forgery and counterfeiting 23,633 14,755 8,878 62.4 37.6 0.6 0.5 0.8
Fraud 55,519 32,845 22,674 59.2 40.8 1.4 1.1 2.2
Embezzlement 5,227 2,713 2,514 51.9 48.1 0.1 0.1 0.2
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 33,073 26,072 7,001 78.8 21.2 0.8 0.9 0.7
Vandalism 71,949 57,772 14,177 80.3 19.7 1.8 2.0 1.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 39,839 36,180 3,659 90.8 9.2 1.0 1.3 0.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 5,819 2,280 3,539 39.2 60.8 0.1 0.1 0.3
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 21,003 19,522 1,481 92.9 7.1 0.5 0.7 0.1
Drug abuse violations 484,599 380,382 104,217 78.5 21.5 12.4 13.3 9.9
Gambling 1,290 936 354 72.6 27.4 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 44,450 34,446 10,004 77.5 22.5 1.1 1.2 1.0
Driving under the influence 455,803 339,777 116,026 74.5 25.5 11.6 11.9 11.0
Liquor laws 148,963 103,033 45,930 69.2 30.8 3.8 3.6 4.4
Drunkenness 139,655 112,114 27,541 80.3 19.7 3.6 3.9 2.6
Disorderly conduct 174,435 123,817 50,618 71.0 29.0 4.5 4.3 4.8
Vagrancy 5,414 4,261 1,153 78.7 21.3 0.1 0.1 0.1
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,163,506 863,752 299,754 74.2 25.8 29.7 30.1 28.5
Suspicion 765 587 178 76.7 23.3 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 13,440 9,039 4,401 67.3 32.7 0.3 0.3 0.4
  • 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 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.
  • * Less than one-tenth of 1 percent.

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