Table 10

South 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 Aiken 432 4 49 108 271 3,431 1,096 1,911 424 16
Anderson2 895 13 38 121 723 4,069 800 23
Berkeley 597 9 41 107 440 3,599 1,041 2,101 457 12
Calhoun 39 0 1 3 35 352 100 178 74 6
Dorchester 433 4 12 95 322 2,276 711 1,331 234 13
Edgefield 28 1 4 4 19 376 78 260 38 1
Fairfield 216 3 9 15 189 581 153 344 84 0
Florence 580 5 30 120 425 2,971 721 1,944 306 18
Greenville 2,242 28 108 518 1,588 10,891 2,945 6,708 1,238 32
Horry 0 0 0 0 0 41 0 41 0 0
Horry County Police Department 1,245 12 44 151 1,038 8,153 2,045 5,145 963 37
Kershaw 214 2 13 23 176 1,369 405 802 162 14
Laurens 316 2 22 31 261 1,430 444 752 234 12
Pickens 248 0 24 12 212 1,751 489 1,049 213 13
Richland 2,438 15 77 496 1,850 9,785 2,414 6,050 1,321 35
Saluda 50 0 12 5 33 226 58 153 15 2
Spartanburg 908 12 88 197 611 7,098 1,838 4,569 691 65
York 552 4 47 57 444 3,192 938 2,021 233 11
Nonmetropolitan Counties Abbeville 53 1 4 3 45 340 77 234 29 4
Bamberg 40 0 2 2 36 288 90 156 42 4
Barnwell 128 0 4 5 119 428 125 273 30 3
Beaufort 710 6 17 130 557 4,286 1,236 2,780 270 21
Cherokee 118 4 0 24 90 1,312 436 765 111 5
Chester 211 2 9 29 171 920 307 558 55 9
Chesterfield 157 0 7 7 143 897 252 577 68 3
Clarendon 182 1 11 29 141 1,013 250 623 140 1
Dillon 329 2 11 56 260 1,073 328 645 100 7
Georgetown 296 2 20 25 249 1,704 476 1,113 115 6
Greenwood 301 2 11 9 279 1,600 347 1,150 103 4
Hampton 104 1 5 7 91 343 118 201 24 0
Jasper 134 5 11 23 95 791 211 481 99 9
Lancaster 269 2 27 32 208 2,064 751 1,168 145 8
Lee 89 2 5 7 75 545 165 301 79 5
Marion 161 0 2 11 148 837 257 501 79 5
Marlboro 156 2 6 9 139 694 211 421 62 5
McCormick 44 1 6 2 35 97 22 61 14 2
Newberry 68 0 3 5 60 461 72 364 25 0
Oconee 279 2 23 18 236 1,419 447 875 97 7
Orangeburg 456 7 32 84 333 3,905 1,337 2,013 555 7
Union 101 2 3 11 85 460 146 277 37 7
Williamsburg 168 5 5 40 118 877 287 479 111 18

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