Table 45

Arrest Trends
Cities by Sex, 2007-2008
[8,075 agencies; 2008 estimated population 152,635,660; 2007 estimated population 150,965,405]
Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
2007 2008 Percent
change
2007 2008 Percent
change
2007 2008 Percent
change
2007 2008 Percent
change
TOTAL1 5,830,468 5,746,787 -1.4 917,851 889,093 -3.1 1,924,474 1,928,783 +0.2 394,175 390,317 -1.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 6,161 5,954 -3.4 694 652 -6.1 664 705 +6.2 45 51 +13.3
Forcible rape 11,725 11,778 +0.5 1,854 1,832 -1.2 111 146 +31.5 30 31 +3.3
Robbery 68,631 70,585 +2.8 19,288 19,657 +1.9 9,253 9,583 +3.6 2,153 2,111 -2.0
Aggravated assault 187,522 186,240 -0.7 24,779 24,046 -3.0 52,336 52,528 +0.4 7,721 7,485 -3.1
Burglary 138,542 142,453 +2.8 39,790 40,949 +2.9 25,253 25,778 +2.1 5,733 6,158 +7.4
Larceny-theft 423,736 450,394 +6.3 107,546 114,852 +6.8 296,837 334,899 +12.8 85,769 95,260 +11.1
Motor vehicle theft 53,677 43,084 -19.7 13,773 11,119 -19.3 11,933 9,096 -23.8 2,795 2,124 -24.0
Arson 6,879 6,740 -2.0 3,770 3,513 -6.8 1,239 1,243 +0.3 504 470 -6.7
Violent crime2 274,039 274,557 +0.2 46,615 46,187 -0.9 62,364 62,962 +1.0 9,949 9,678 -2.7
Property crime2 622,834 642,671 +3.2 164,879 170,433 +3.4 335,262 371,016 +10.7 94,801 104,012 +9.7
Other assaults 528,249 532,036 +0.7 87,373 85,125 -2.6 181,016 185,305 +2.4 45,292 45,456 +0.4
Forgery and counterfeiting 35,629 31,304 -12.1 1,213 1,003 -17.3 21,811 18,928 -13.2 587 521 -11.2
Fraud 60,600 59,227 -2.3 2,714 2,912 +7.3 44,676 43,198 -3.3 1,575 1,536 -2.5
Embezzlement 5,796 5,809 +0.2 548 443 -19.2 6,584 6,442 -2.2 417 337 -19.2
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 53,960 49,846 -7.6 11,287 10,574 -6.3 14,530 13,541 -6.8 2,639 2,596 -1.6
Vandalism 141,072 137,520 -2.5 58,875 56,535 -4.0 29,150 28,577 -2.0 9,054 8,765 -3.2
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 97,969 93,166 -4.9 23,267 21,478 -7.7 8,210 7,665 -6.6 2,426 2,231 -8.0
Prostitution and commercialized vice 15,635 14,467 -7.5 199 242 +21.6 33,893 32,266 -4.8 791 733 -7.3
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 37,933 37,063 -2.3 7,097 6,823 -3.9 4,148 3,883 -6.4 841 824 -2.0
Drug abuse violations 791,813 745,626 -5.8 92,510 86,724 -6.3 185,251 169,225 -8.7 17,602 16,103 -8.5
Gambling 3,231 2,625 -18.8 437 352 -19.5 576 388 -32.6 21 17 -19.0
Offenses against the family and children 25,635 24,894 -2.9 1,618 1,540 -4.8 13,741 13,282 -3.3 1,219 1,015 -16.7
Driving under the influence 517,711 522,164 +0.9 6,773 5,930 -12.4 142,133 149,378 +5.1 2,241 2,003 -10.6
Liquor laws 273,496 268,588 -1.8 51,646 47,631 -7.8 105,999 104,105 -1.8 30,856 28,806 -6.6
Drunkenness 318,263 331,076 +4.0 8,275 7,722 -6.7 60,145 63,005 +4.8 2,787 2,457 -11.8
Disorderly conduct 311,392 305,206 -2.0 83,302 79,345 -4.8 115,340 112,471 -2.5 42,145 39,531 -6.2
Vagrancy 17,568 16,893 -3.8 1,782 1,925 +8.0 4,938 4,918 -0.4 744 773 +3.9
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,597,440 1,558,601 -2.4 167,238 162,721 -2.7 487,180 474,106 -2.7 60,661 58,801 -3.1
Suspicion 662 630 -4.8 148 133 -10.1 153 145 -5.2 44 36 -18.2
Curfew and loitering law violations 72,944 67,499 -7.5 72,944 67,499 -7.5 32,233 30,417 -5.6 32,233 30,417 -5.6
Runaways 27,259 25,949 -4.8 27,259 25,949 -4.8 35,294 33,705 -4.5 35,294 33,705 -4.5

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