Table 10

South 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 Aiken 327 7 53 59 208 2,646 778 1,540 328 4
Anderson 813 13 51 114 635 6,387 1,607 4,169 611 31
Berkeley 635 8 55 92 480 3,256 1,018 1,763 475 25
Calhoun 51 0 3 2 46 243 61 139 43 1
Charleston 865 6 39 98 722 3,013 817 1,756 440 9
Darlington 819 3 30 41 745 2,240 770 1,250 220 19
Edgefield 34 0 1 2 31 343 90 224 29 2
Fairfield 217 2 7 12 196 559 222 293 44 6
Florence 612 8 27 112 465 3,175 937 1,976 262 8
Greenville 2,303 24 136 413 1,730 11,179 3,102 6,928 1,149 49
Horry 1 0 0 0 1 39 1 38 0 0
Horry County Police Department 1,114 20 51 158 885 6,848 1,582 4,448 818 19
Kershaw 189 0 14 20 155 1,070 265 691 114 2
Laurens 306 2 22 18 264 1,561 516 865 180 5
Lexington 565 8 45 104 408 4,084 1,071 2,570 443 4
Pickens 233 2 17 8 206 2,008 623 1,226 159 11
Richland 1,668 19 103 275 1,271 7,869 1,657 5,452 760 33
Saluda 30 0 2 1 27 145 32 104 9 1
Spartanburg 905 16 48 127 714 6,668 1,628 4,479 561 31
Sumter 407 5 17 54 331 2,591 1,091 1,296 204 39
York 670 3 32 63 572 3,088 747 2,068 273 16
Nonmetropolitan Counties Abbeville 54 0 4 3 47 286 83 198 5 3
Bamberg 69 1 5 4 59 199 71 95 33 3
Barnwell 115 1 3 5 106 318 80 217 21 5
Beaufort 650 5 31 149 465 4,135 1,066 2,778 291 19
Cherokee 247 3 25 17 202 1,580 390 1,069 121 9
Chester 202 2 9 11 180 850 184 617 49 7
Chesterfield 133 2 11 8 112 686 237 378 71 10
Clarendon 243 2 7 17 217 798 231 464 103 2
Colleton 253 6 14 26 207 1,019 224 668 127 18
Dillon 190 5 5 27 153 906 341 467 98 5
Georgetown 207 1 24 29 153 1,240 340 785 115 8
Hampton 46 2 0 5 39 282 97 165 20 1
Jasper 166 2 10 24 130 659 244 357 58 3
Lancaster 237 2 27 32 176 1,708 472 1,140 96 6
Lee 106 1 9 9 87 457 156 260 41 1
Marion 110 0 6 2 102 777 229 479 69 15
Marlboro 185 3 4 10 168 614 191 348 75 7
McCormick 43 0 3 2 38 113 28 49 36 0
Newberry 80 0 5 2 73 563 78 458 27 3
Oconee 229 1 20 7 201 1,453 479 859 115 9
Orangeburg 386 13 53 80 240 3,444 1,055 1,809 580 8
Union 128 1 5 8 114 529 146 339 44 9
Williamsburg 148 4 13 23 108 1,003 364 500 139 27

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