Table 10

NORTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2008
[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 Alamance 161 1 5 16 139 1,275 493 712 70 5
Alexander 78 3 9 10 56 758 298 418 42 7
Anson 83 4 4 15 60 608 247 300 61 1
Brunswick 162 2 21 27 112 2,147 961 1,036 150 32
Buncombe 194 5 24 50 115 2,462 877 1,356 229 7
Burke 100 3 7 18 72 1,295 545 649 101 3
Cabarrus 73 4 11 16 42 1,160 519 583 58 7
Caldwell 63 3 2 12 46 1,472 519 856 97 17
Cumberland 740 13 34 182 511 4,852 1,335 3,164 353 41
Currituck 44 1 4 2 37 514 170 325 19 2
Davie 43 1 4 7 31 671 259 380 32 2
Durham 60 1 1 19 39 922 309 542 71 2
Edgecombe 71 4 8 13 46 586 292 229 65 7
Franklin2 1 5 14 868 382 387 99 6
Gaston 16 0 0 0 16 4 0 3 1 0
Guilford 216 2 22 41 151 2,154 870 1,117 167 33
Haywood 98 0 6 4 88 958 390 517 51 5
Henderson 71 0 12 17 42 1,582 626 816 140 1
Hoke 26 2 1 16 7 789 558 193 38 1
Johnston 187 3 25 35 124 2,691 1,001 1,436 254 11
Madison 4 0 2 0 2 217 91 113 13 1
Nash 79 2 7 25 45 842 374 319 149 17
New Hanover 184 1 25 50 108 2,635 676 1,823 136 11
Onslow 289 6 31 49 203 3,148 1,127 1,812 209 22
Orange 50 5 5 29 11 822 427 345 50 3
Person 67 2 5 6 54 626 231 351 44 1
Pitt 255 1 10 36 208 1,835 736 984 115 6
Randolph 124 1 3 22 98 2,208 647 1,411 150 8
Rockingham 72 1 3 18 50 1,517 532 864 121 1
Stokes 101 1 4 7 89 973 336 557 80 4
Union 311 5 17 22 267 2,104 894 1,087 123 11
Wake 165 3 15 34 113 1,903 677 1,010 216 13
Wayne 171 4 1 32 134 2,101 819 1,066 216 2
Yadkin 103 0 13 5 85 621 235 325 61 7
Nonmetropolitan Counties Alleghany 1 0 0 1 0 28 2 26 0 0
Ashe 23 0 4 2 17 413 206 180 27
Avery 20 0 4 0 16 195 64 120 11 1
Beaufort 130 1 8 13 108 778 325 391 62 14
Bertie 26 1 5 6 14 289 132 131 26 2
Bladen 139 2 1 19 117 1,074 381 637 56 11
Camden 9 0 2 1 6 98 30 65 3 1
Cherokee 39 0 2 1 36 549 171 366 12 3
Chowan 24 0 1 2 21 170 75 91 4 3
Clay 11 0 0 0 11 153 35 106 12 1
Cleveland 52 0 27 21 4 1,537 665 691 181 2
Columbus 161 3 3 36 119 1,705 767 758 180 5
Dare 41 0 6 2 33 706 179 491 36 4
Gates 9 0 3 1 5 227 62 145 20 2
Granville 60 0 7 12 41 891 336 482 73 8
Halifax 161 3 8 30 120 1,103 563 432 108 16
Hertford 30 3 2 9 16 398 166 192 40 2
Iredell 225 3 25 20 177 1,914 705 1,058 151 10
Lee 41 3 3 9 26 734 287 364 83 12
Lenoir 170 0 2 14 154 1,051 359 638 54 13
Lincoln 98 1 14 10 73 1,819 681 1,060 78 8
Martin2 1 3 6 448 202 195 51 9
McDowell 54 5 2 12 35 661 266 345 50 5
Montgomery 64 2 3 6 53 482 172 266 44 1
Moore 56 2 12 5 37 866 395 385 86 12
Pasquotank 76 1 8 14 53 344 143 187 14 3
Perquimans 4 0 2 0 2 146 73 69 4 1
Richmond 150 5 2 31 112 1,160 478 606 76 13
Robeson 628 17 18 139 454 4,085 2,137 1,524 424 34
Rowan 199 3 16 26 154 1,468 493 882 93 13
Rutherford 157 0 11 23 123 1,373 480 783 110 20
Sampson 144 6 14 35 89 1,434 739 554 141 9
Scotland 55 6 2 12 35 754 445 259 50 19
Stanly 36 2 7 6 21 549 243 281 25 4
Transylvania 36 0 2 1 33 385 169 186 30 5
Tyrrell 7 0 2 1 4 64 3 58 3 1
Vance 83 5 1 17 60 1,398 721 594 83 8
Warren 39 1 6 10 22 553 240 270 43 5
Watauga 22 1 0 3 18 497 185 288 24 1
Wilkes 174 2 3 18 151 1,332 555 689 88 4
Wilson 98 1 1 15 81 777 245 457 75 9
Yancey 14 0 0 1 13 144 71 65 8 1

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