Table 10

NORTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2007
[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 Counties County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson1
Metropolitan Counties Alexander 80 3 12 7 58 763 289 423 51 8
Brunswick 151 5 17 34 95 2,175 787 1,184 204 12
Buncombe 185 6 19 32 128 2,540 952 1,373 215 12
Caldwell 72 2 11 7 52 1,384 532 741 111 23
Cumberland 581 7 24 107 443 4,906 1,606 2,993 307 33
Currituck 44 1 1 1 41 533 179 334 20 2
Davie2 64 2 1 5 56 350 46 7
Durham 65 2 0 18 45 1,079 285 712 82 1
Edgecombe 74 3 5 17 49 681 302 321 58 3
Forsyth 286 2 25 50 209 2,720 819 1,764 137 25
Franklin 30 2 3 16 9 653 316 291 46 1
Gaston 16 0 0 0 16 6 0 6 0 0
Gaston County
Police Department
289 4 22 38 225 1,956 674 1,049 233 32
Greene 39 0 9 10 20 670 276 342 52 6
Guilford 202 8 9 52 133 1,973 762 1,074 137 32
Haywood 103 2 5 5 91 884 300 534 50 3
Henderson 68 0 18 14 36 1,306 476 709 121 3
Madison 9 0 4 1 4 223 106 101 16 3
Nash 48 4 3 18 23 673 256 329 88 14
New Hanover 222 1 29 42 150 2,723 591 1,929 203 21
Onslow 294 4 35 50 205 2,785 994 1,592 199 31
Orange 31 4 3 19 5 895 428 410 57 4
Pender3 75 1 30 2 42 429 588 4
Person 69 1 10 6 52 624 268 326 30 2
Pitt 235 3 14 27 191 1,823 698 986 139 18
Randolph 129 6 4 24 95 2,489 712 1,595 182 6
Rockingham 105 3 4 24 74 1,422 451 863 108 1
Stokes 125 0 8 5 112 1,042 376 566 100 6
Wake 217 6 29 43 139 2,944 1,070 1,559 315 17
Wayne 163 6 4 24 129 2,097 793 1,135 169 4
Yadkin 97 2 4 4 87 644 268 314 62 7
Nonmetropolitan Counties Ashe 33 0 6 1 26 364 168 182 14 5
Beaufort 120 1 6 11 102 782 321 399 62 4
Bertie 19 0 1 11 7 331 163 135 33 2
Bladen 147 1 1 20 125 1,012 348 607 57 9
Camden 8 0 3 0 5 92 23 69 0 1
Caswell 54 3 8 7 36 454 202 224 28 3
Chowan 10 2 2 2 4 124 58 64 2 0
Clay 14 0 1 0 13 197 65 111 21 3
Craven 138 1 10 12 115 1,367 413 857 97 3
Dare 36 0 3 3 30 567 171 382 14 1
Davidson 205 3 2 21 179 2,212 252 1,719 241 20
Duplin 148 2 5 21 120 1,232 483 638 111 8
Gates 9 0 2 2 5 128 41 85 2 3
Granville 101 1 5 18 77 909 290 565 54 6
Halifax 124 4 6 20 94 1,062 552 441 69 11
Hertford 48 2 1 18 27 339 117 197 25 1
Iredell 193 1 15 22 155 1,998 720 1,110 168 19
Jones 16 1 0 5 10 222 49 166 7 1
Lee 41 3 7 7 24 607 271 281 55 12
Lenoir 149 1 11 18 119 997 344 595 58 11
Lincoln 126 3 12 21 90 1,820 730 1,016 74 8
Macon 16 0 4 1 11 494 182 281 31 3
McDowell 31 2 6 4 19 636 279 310 47 8
Montgomery 34 1 5 4 24 459 163 262 34 1
Moore 63 2 7 8 46 882 371 447 64 4
Northampton 47 2 4 5 36 504 271 183 50 1
Pasquotank 57 0 6 3 48 425 155 239 31 8
Perquimans 2 1 0 1 0 132 62 64 6 6
Richmond 143 2 4 37 100 1,264 491 677 96 24
Robeson 507 2 24 90 391 4,278 2,203 1,631 444 33
Rutherford 131 0 11 18 102 1,212 440 690 82 16
Scotland 42 1 11 5 25 630 346 230 54 15
Stanly 56 0 15 3 38 544 212 299 33 7
Surry 114 1 21 12 80 1,381 483 666 232 32
Swain 23 0 1 3 19 234 84 135 15 1
Transylvania 40 3 3 4 30 335 133 158 44 2
Tyrrell 12 0 0 3 9 93 11 80 2 1
Vance 117 1 10 20 86 1,374 617 649 108 5
Warren 30 0 5 9 16 550 161 359 30 3
Watauga 16 0 1 1 14 529 222 278 29 3
Wilkes 171 1 5 18 147 1,221 461 675 85 7
Wilson 88 2 7 10 69 842 216 559 67 9
Yancey 20 0 3 0 17 104 54 45 5 1

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