Table 10

South 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 Aiken 441 6 51 88 296 3,150 1,008 1,723 419 6
Anderson 820 4 47 76 693 7,068 2,088 4,263 717 33
Berkeley 587 7 34 94 452 3,318 956 1,929 433 15
Calhoun 85 0 1 12 72 297 72 178 47 3
Charleston 937 7 33 107 790 2,696 797 1,488 411 11
Darlington 440 15 17 41 367 2,084 697 1,150 237 17
Dorchester 445 6 29 80 330 2,321 634 1,449 238 10
Edgefield 32 0 1 3 28 364 84 238 42 1
Fairfield 210 2 11 12 185 739 256 413 70 5
Florence 596 5 19 86 486 3,158 827 1,999 332 8
Greenville 2,252 20 121 524 1,587 11,531 3,467 6,812 1,252 44
Horry 1 0 0 0 1 38 0 38 0 0
Horry County Police Department 1,465 9 77 166 1,213 7,875 1,853 5,151 871 24
Kershaw 157 2 16 14 125 1,236 335 757 144 12
Laurens 243 3 27 28 185 1,351 472 747 132 5
Lexington 607 10 60 124 413 4,161 1,036 2,667 458 5
Pickens 247 0 27 12 208 1,906 555 1,139 212 10
Richland 2,282 23 90 420 1,749 8,715 2,147 5,587 981 34
Saluda 52 0 8 4 40 223 67 129 27 1
Sumter 1,005 5 33 45 922 2,624 960 1,358 306 43
York 602 2 35 57 508 3,323 820 2,193 310 13
Nonmetropolitan Counties Abbeville 61 0 1 1 59 320 91 209 20 3
Allendale 15 0 0 2 13 70 19 44 7 0
Bamberg 49 0 2 4 43 303 140 124 39 3
Barnwell 97 2 2 3 90 381 117 236 28 1
Beaufort 671 7 22 127 515 3,928 1,018 2,643 267 10
Cherokee 147 0 1 25 121 1,542 467 969 106 4
Chester 222 1 6 22 193 731 186 482 63 5
Chesterfield 141 2 2 9 128 893 277 549 67 7
Clarendon 227 3 18 33 173 933 238 566 129 4
Colleton 302 2 8 35 257 1,274 332 786 156 14
Dillon 307 3 16 39 249 1,081 309 634 138 8
Georgetown 237 3 16 27 191 1,553 360 1,062 131 10
Greenwood 348 1 10 12 325 1,658 336 1,223 99 6
Hampton 97 2 2 8 85 342 101 208 33 2
Jasper 147 3 8 16 120 717 203 422 92 4
Lancaster 206 3 20 46 137 1,934 590 1,229 115 10
Lee 90 2 4 4 80 488 132 306 50 8
Marion 163 2 12 15 134 769 205 496 68 9
Marlboro 124 0 6 10 108 603 173 371 59 6
McCormick 24 0 1 1 22 105 30 61 14 3
Newberry 80 4 8 6 62 445 83 332 30 2
Oconee 271 0 26 16 229 1,212 374 741 97 7
Orangeburg 453 9 36 82 326 3,669 1,407 1,753 509 2
Union 116 1 2 5 108 461 164 266 31 4
Williamsburg 125 5 7 15 98 687 230 354 103 9

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