Table 10

NORTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2006
[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 130 2 7 10 111 1,281 452 737 92 7
Alexander 60 2 6 6 46 716 328 336 52 4
Anson 56 5 2 11 38 566 249 275 42 2
Brunswick 148 6 20 27 95 2,339 1,038 1,078 223 12
Buncombe 220 1 17 48 154 2,717 1,069 1,389 259 11
Cabarrus 34 2 2 13 17 1,277 595 626 56 4
Caldwell 64 1 6 9 48 1,379 528 771 80 22
Catawba 135 4 11 30 90 1,635 622 862 151 16
Chatham 117 2 4 17 94 898 384 428 86 6
Cumberland 554 11 20 95 428 4,896 1,624 2,931 341 40
Currituck 63 1 6 9 47 502 194 287 21 2
Davie 67 1 4 4 58 682 254 383 45 4
Durham 64 3 0 15 46 904 222 600 82 5
Edgecombe 78 1 4 18 55 662 273 325 64 7
Forsyth 331 2 17 49 263 2,867 799 1,884 184 56
Franklin 14 0 2 5 7 727 330 348 49 2
Greene 72 1 18 19 34 523 197 299 27 2
Guilford 217 3 12 37 165 1,984 750 1,074 160 32
Haywood 101 1 8 2 90 980 417 473 90 7
Henderson 105 3 16 12 74 1,409 551 696 162 2
Hoke 115 3 11 20 81 1,229 654 507 68 32
Johnston 141 9 8 23 101 2,315 789 1,275 251 7
Madison 19 0 2 0 17 192 80 94 18 2
Nash 57 5 5 11 36 777 282 407 88 7
New Hanover 258 0 30 39 189 2,738 735 1,881 122 8
Onslow 335 6 39 62 228 2,660 895 1,567 198 27
Orange 23 1 2 14 6 769 330 371 68 2
Pender 65 0 4 13 48 905 320 483 102 6
Person 93 1 3 5 84 577 277 276 24 2
Pitt 314 4 19 32 259 1,572 553 921 98 11
Rockingham 67 4 3 8 52 1,490 504 873 113 2
Stokes 116 0 4 8 104 924 329 510 85 11
Union2   4 7 25   2,662 1,009 1,550 103 12
Wake 208 4 22 35 147 2,828 1,062 1,487 279 18
Wayne 194 3 4 38 149 2,047 834 1,096 117 4
Yadkin 86 0 4 5 77 648 263 335 50 1
Nonmetropolitan Counties Ashe 45 0 5 3 37 369 190 155 24 3
Avery 11 0 2 0 9 128 30 86 12 0
Beaufort 121 0 5 25 91 776 253 475 48 7
Bertie 19 0 2 4 13 326 125 148 53 3
Bladen 135 7 2 12 114 932 332 540 60 3
Camden 10 2 2 1 5 68 34 29 5 6
Carteret 67 0 20 6 41 641 220 382 39 2
Caswell 89 0 9 12 68 419 154 231 34 2
Clay 22 0 4 2 16 136 66 62 8 0
Cleveland 66 1 17 33 15 1,580 556 845 179 2
Columbus 149 2 6 34 107 1,718 729 820 169 24
Craven 132 0 3 22 107 1,270 398 770 102 2
Dare 31 0 0 0 31 624 172 441 11 0
Davidson 179 2 2 25 150 2,053 157 1,683 213 16
Duplin 126 3 3 16 104 851 424 356 71 5
Granville 83 3 5 8 67 823 349 444 30 1
Halifax 92 1 4 26 61 1,123 602 439 82 12
Harnett 267 1 19 28 219 2,269 924 1,116 229 36
Hertford 51 2 10 7 32 343 150 176 17 2
Jackson 89 0 5 6 78 695 299 342 54 4
Jones 32 1 1 2 28 242 48 168 26 1
Lee 28 1 7 8 12 645 282 265 98 24
Lenoir 109 3 8 7 91 972 281 635 56 9
Macon 15 1 4 1 9 457 168 259 30 3
McDowell 52 2 5 15 30 631 268 316 47 8
Montgomery 32 0 2 2 28 487 162 283 42 0
Moore 83 5 9 12 57 948 404 468 76 12
Northampton 35 2 1 6 26 332 174 133 25 1
Pasquotank 45 1 6 7 31 437 158 249 30 4
Perquimans 5 1 1 3 0 176 107 47 22 2
Polk 18 1 2 1 14 312 96 202 14 2
Richmond 140 0 8 35 97 1,329 534 712 83 17
Robeson 503 22 20 96 365 3,767 1,882 1,469 416 29
Rutherford 150 3 19 17 111 874 383 401 90 17
Sampson 148 4 20 34 90 1,339 683 520 136 14
Scotland 57 1 11 14 31 488 227 213 48 17
Stanly 37 0 17 2 18 349 150 183 16 2
Surry 126 1 9 16 100 1,495 560 744 191 23
Swain 23 0 0 1 22 330 87 220 23 5
Transylvania 35 0 0 2 33 281 136 123 22 6
Tyrrell 15 0 3 3 9 53 14 34 5 1
Vance 73 2 8 16 47 1,314 625 598 91 10
Warren 39 7 6 9 17 565 246 279 40 5
Watauga 19 0 4 1 14 537 205 301 31 5
Wilkes 90 3 3 7 77 1,038 424 531 83 4
Wilson 82 3 2 4 73 852 220 575 57 8
Yancey 12 0 0 0 12 70 32 34 4 5

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