Table 10

NORTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2005
[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Violent crime Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft Arson1
Metropolitan Counties Alamance 146 3 11 9 123 1,153 423 639 91 5
Alexander 69 2 6 7 54 730 281 385 64 11
Brunswick 127 4 17 24 82 2,150 1,004 955 191 9
Buncombe 165 4 12 30 119 2,610 980 1,369 261 9
Burke 106 5 5 11 85 1,553 647 783 123 9
Cabarrus 54 0 5 11 38 1,048 596 389 63 3
Caldwell 81 4 6 6 65 1,358 588 686 84 20
Catawba 136 4 14 15 103 1,816 715 923 178 9
Cumberland 644 8 29 133 474 5,997 2,310 3,384 303 79
Currituck 49 0 5 3 41 578 163 396 19 1
Davie 61 0 8 6 47 552 222 290 40 3
Durham 127 2 0 23 102 968 240 656 72 1
Edgecombe 61 2 2 10 47 628 259 320 49 4
Forsyth 291 1 22 25 243 2,929 834 1,928 167 52
Franklin 24 1 1 9 13 806 397 348 61 4
Gaston County Police Department 216 5 12 32 167 1,785 640 914 231 37
Greene 54 0 7 12 35 410 163 221 26 2
Guilford 206 2 11 45 148 1,853 705 999 149 38
Haywood 103 1 6 2 94 985 366 547 72 5
Henderson 96 2 20 16 58 1,372 471 766 135 3
Hoke 99 1 5 18 75 1,215 674 456 85 21
Johnston 153 4 10 15 124 2,298 867 1,223 208 8
Madison 24 1 3 0 20 186 74 88 24 3
Nash 99 3 9 16 71 787 271 441 75 12
New Hanover 255 0 39 44 172 2,617 778 1,713 126 8
Orange 30 3 1 13 13 672 309 303 60 2
Pender 52 0 5 9 38 762 260 410 92 3
Person 85 2 6 4 73 531 239 277 15 2
Pitt 247 2 16 28 201 1,585 526 969 90 9
Randolph 121 9 3 22 87 2,568 686 1,727 155 9
Rockingham 83 1 7 16 59 1,370 463 812 95 4
Stokes 95 4 3 9 79 969 383 501 85 11
Union 677 0 21 10 646 1,675 622 984 69 17
Wake 133 0 38 26 69 2,342 868 1,284 190 17
Wayne 124 2 3 25 94 1,747 633 1,027 87 3
Yadkin 82 1 1 4 76 562 236 282 44 5
Nonmetropolitan Counties Beaufort 89 1 5 15 68 845 280 514 51 8
Bertie 20 0 3 1 16 346 154 167 25 2
Bladen 166 1 4 7 154 882 288 533 61 2
Camden 12 0 0 1 11 50 19 28 3 1
Carteret 70 3 4 7 56 445 148 251 46 3
Caswell 72 3 2 8 59 379 144 205 30 0
Cherokee 68 1 8 1 58 431 147 250 34 7
Chowan 10 0 1 1 8 133 63 58 12 0
Clay 4 1 0 0 3 142 52 69 21 4
Cleveland 46 0 9 34 3 1,588 559 912 117 5
Columbus 250 6 9 33 202 1,618 685 792 141 4
Craven 164 0 5 12 147 1,401 413 892 96 1
Dare 43 1 3 1 38 569 146 408 15 1
Davidson 173 1 3 23 146 2,201 166 1,783 252 16
Duplin 107 2 2 8 95 794 446 271 77 4
Granville 63 1 2 14 46 752 300 408 44 4
Halifax 100 8 5 23 64 1,084 551 437 96 9
Harnett 252 3 24 27 198 2,396 1,058 1,120 218 24
Hertford 29 0 5 11 13 370 160 179 31 4
Iredell 189 6 20 18 145 2,088 782 1,119 187 22
Jackson 78 1 9 4 64 601 215 341 45 4
Lee 17 0 5 6 6 444 196 189 59 6
Lenoir 106 6 6 8 86 955 312 597 46 6
Macon 20 1 3 1 15 465 163 276 26 2
Martin 95 1 1 2 91 459 195 230 34 2
McDowell 32 2 5 8 17 685 296 320 69 8
Montgomery 56 1 6 5 44 335 115 188 32 0
Moore 85 1 6 11 67 907 421 406 80 28
Pasquotank 20 0 2 2 16 385 147 209 29 16
Perquimans 6 0 1 3 2 183 99 65 19 5
Polk 21 2 2 0 17 251 77 146 28 3
Richmond 102 1 9 24 68 1,130 456 625 49 5
Robeson 508 17 24 108 359 3,618 1,955 1,263 400 38
Rowan 137 2 20 19 96 1,430 489 810 131 19
Rutherford 110 6 8 18 78 1,036 469 483 84 8
Sampson 108 2 12 26 68 1,441 770 567 104 12
Scotland 54 3 11 16 24 585 302 244 39 20
Stanly 36 1 19 2 14 340 139 180 21 2
Surry 153 1 5 12 135 1,374 560 659 155 17
Swain 34 3 2 0 29 227 58 150 19 2
Transylvania 31 0 2 1 28 272 108 141 23 7
Tyrrell 17 1 1 6 9 60 12 43 5 0
Vance 70 2 4 19 45 1,354 674 608 72 10
Warren 42 3 4 9 26 568 233 300 35 8
Watauga 25 1 5 1 18 506 241 224 41 1
Wilkes 135 1 7 15 112 1,082 355 643 84 5
Wilson 85 3 3 6 73 773 282 428 63  
Yancey 15 0 3 0 12 86 45 38 3 1

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