Table 33

Ten-Year Arrest Trends
by Sex, 1999-2008
[7,892 agencies; 2008 estimated population 175,783,510; 1999 estimated population 158,084,635]
Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
1999 2008 Percent
change
1999 2008 Percent
change
1999 2008 Percent
change
1999 2008 Percent
change
TOTAL1 6,279,139 6,083,494 -3.1 1,007,838 819,807 -18.7 1,778,501 1,985,133 +11.6 381,243 351,558 -7.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 6,636 6,292 -5.2 673 625 -7.1 831 780 -6.1 62 45 -27.4
Forcible rape 15,452 12,474 -19.3 2,487 1,824 -26.7 179 148 -17.3 52 24 -53.8
Robbery 54,658 64,844 +18.6 14,283 17,737 +24.2 6,261 8,615 +37.6 1,390 1,914 +37.7
Aggravated assault 228,525 202,645 -11.3 31,107 24,333 -21.8 55,814 54,400 -2.5 8,832 7,317 -17.2
Burglary 149,875 157,341 +5.0 52,009 43,702 -16.0 23,106 29,055 +25.7 6,897 6,713 -2.7
Larceny-theft 461,632 431,212 -6.6 148,181 105,099 -29.1 254,629 308,011 +21.0 80,799 84,160 +4.2
Motor vehicle theft 60,540 43,801 -27.6 21,344 10,774 -49.5 11,331 9,344 -17.5 4,455 2,136 -52.1
Arson 8,317 7,116 -14.4 4,733 3,583 -24.3 1,373 1,291 -6.0 619 482 -22.1
Violent crime2 305,271 286,255 -6.2 48,550 44,519 -8.3 63,085 63,943 +1.4 10,336 9,300 -10.0
Property crime2 680,364 639,470 -6.0 226,267 163,158 -27.9 290,439 347,701 +19.7 92,770 93,491 +0.8
Other assaults 564,655 560,226 -0.8 93,177 87,815 -5.8 169,665 196,577 +15.9 40,573 45,527 +12.2
Forgery and counterfeiting 38,570 31,947 -17.2 2,612 979 -62.5 24,253 19,631 -19.1 1,451 492 -66.1
Fraud 114,020 80,973 -29.0 3,707 2,949 -20.4 96,234 65,637 -31.8 1,824 1,592 -12.7
Embezzlement 5,768 6,575 +14.0 595 435 -26.9 5,634 7,039 +24.9 534 342 -36.0
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 56,110 53,172 -5.2 14,269 10,178 -28.7 10,350 14,116 +36.4 2,095 2,429 +15.9
Vandalism 135,146 137,165 +1.5 60,183 54,680 -9.1 24,317 28,213 +16.0 8,273 8,482 +2.5
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 87,790 93,112 +6.1 20,957 20,420 -2.6 7,492 7,480 -0.2 2,083 2,068 -0.7
Prostitution
and commercialized vice
19,762 12,133 -38.6 315 206 -34.6 25,240 25,164 -0.3 390 643 +64.9
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 48,800 40,876 -16.2 8,897 7,151 -19.6 3,670 3,769 +2.7 719 698 -2.9
Drug abuse violations 711,384 784,561 +10.3 93,229 85,601 -8.2 155,256 185,201 +19.3 16,655 16,376 -1.7
Gambling 4,481 2,227 -50.3 462 229 -50.4 800 350 -56.3 26 12 -53.8
Offenses against the family and children 65,172 51,268 -21.3 3,316 2,038 -38.5 18,481 17,303 -6.4 1,878 1,164 -38.0
Driving under the influence 714,457 667,017 -6.6 10,228 6,772 -33.8 134,279 181,391 +35.1 2,033 2,171 +6.8
Liquor laws 298,874 241,328 -19.3 63,176 44,707 -29.2 84,444 89,999 +6.6 28,036 26,231 -6.4
Drunkenness 370,924 347,399 -6.3 10,902 7,854 -28.0 55,670 66,883 +20.1 2,689 2,450 -8.9
Disorderly conduct 262,713 243,865 -7.2 66,044 62,816 -4.9 82,332 89,530 +8.7 26,559 31,342 +18.0
Vagrancy 13,302 12,037 -9.5 1,119 776 -30.7 3,130 3,550 +13.4 247 197 -20.2
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,687,374 1,724,690 +2.2 185,631 149,326 -19.6 444,312 517,358 +16.4 62,654 52,253 -16.6
Suspicion 3,563 790 -77.8 833 115 -86.2 945 197 -79.2 236 34 -85.6
Curfew and loitering law violations 56,843 40,275 -29.1 56,843 40,275 -29.1 25,370 19,935 -21.4 25,370 19,935 -21.4
Runaways 37,359 26,923 -27.9 37,359 26,923 -27.9 54,048 34,363 -36.4 54,048 34,363 -36.4

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