Table 7

Offense Analysis
United States, 2002-2006

Classification   2002 2003 2004 20051 2006
Murder   16,229 16,528 16,148 16,740 17,034
Forcible rape   95,235 93,883 95,089 94,347 92,455
Robbery: Total2 420,806 414,235 401,470 417,438 447,403
Robbery by location: Street/highway 180,058 179,657 171,812 184,188 199,241
Commercial house 61,312 60,615 59,006 59,694 61,014
Gas or service station 11,254 11,385 10,893 11,889 12,075
Convenience store 27,183 25,826 24,653 23,822 24,921
Residence 56,723 56,755 55,525 59,207 64,024
Bank 9,693 9,523 9,775 8,766 9,591
Miscellaneous 74,584 70,474 69,806 69,871 76,537
Burglary: Total2 2,151,252 2,154,834 2,144,446 2,155,448 2,183,746
Burglary by location: Residence (dwelling): 1,415,561 1,418,423 1,409,253 1,417,440 1,445,557
Residence Night 418,094 409,188 405,556 402,881 411,558
Residence Day 673,781 668,759 666,345 669,579 705,175
Residence Unknown 323,687 340,477 337,351 344,980 328,824
Nonresidence (store, office, etc.): 735,691 736,411 735,193 738,008 738,189
Nonresidence Night 312,516 310,187 307,702 305,729 307,076
Nonresidence Day 228,698 221,240 223,012 221,183 234,458
Nonresidence Unknown 194,477 204,984 204,479 211,096 196,655
Larceny-theft (except motor vehicle theft): Total2 7,057,379 7,026,802 6,937,089 6,783,447 6,607,013
Larceny-theft by type: Pocket-picking 32,451 31,966 29,840 29,221 28,770
Purse-snatching 38,896 42,181 42,345 42,040 39,997
Shoplifting 986,296 1,013,265 1,009,214 940,411 872,635
From motor vehicles (except accessories) 1,866,922 1,857,619 1,758,241 1,752,280 1,752,432
Motor vehicle accessories 756,250 781,279 749,173 693,225 638,678
Bicycles 277,003 271,801 249,813 248,792 231,238
From buildings 883,847 868,621 861,197 852,462 829,756
From coin-operated machines 52,374 52,373 45,927 40,885 35,264
All others 2,163,340 2,107,696 2,191,338 2,184,131 2,178,243
Larceny-theft by value: Over $200 2,796,465 2,761,752 2,711,560 2,715,997 2,805,338
$50 to $200 1,592,830 1,586,672 1,562,672 1,522,810 1,474,693
Under $50 2,668,084 2,678,377 2,662,857 2,544,640 2,326,982
Motor vehicle theft 1,246,646 1,261,226 1,237,851 1,235,859 1,192,809

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