Table 52

Arrests
Metropolitan Counties
by Age, 2008
[1,201 agencies; 2008 estimated population 49,582,436]
Offense charged Total all
ages
Ages
under 15
Ages
under 18
Ages 18
and over
Under
10
10-12 13-14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25-29 30-34 35-39 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65 and
over
TOTAL 1,790,536 53,888 213,460 1,577,076 1,618 11,130 41,140 40,394 54,474 64,704 79,265 81,061 76,795 71,586 68,522 65,826 61,542 273,527 196,932 176,144 157,576 129,250 75,210 35,825 15,971 12,044
Total percent distribution1 100.0 3.0 11.9 88.1 0.1 0.6 2.3 2.3 3.0 3.6 4.4 4.5 4.3 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.4 15.3 11.0 9.8 8.8 7.2 4.2 2.0 0.9 0.7
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 1,875 9 148 1,727 0 1 8 22 43 74 116 101 113 108 81 102 64 302 179 198 132 90 61 33 24 23
Forcible rape 3,035 126 419 2,616 2 28 96 88 88 117 170 164 131 141 127 118 87 394 295 297 260 173 125 58 37 39
Robbery 12,490 539 3,263 9,227 6 56 477 674 873 1,177 1,326 1,103 771 622 532 515 423 1,495 787 627 504 302 147 56 9 8
Aggravated assault 58,288 2,208 7,047 51,241 66 582 1,560 1,319 1,651 1,869 2,203 2,229 2,072 2,066 2,056 2,066 1,955 8,661 6,706 6,055 5,392 4,579 2,602 1,330 686 583
Burglary 41,767 3,047 10,996 30,771 98 665 2,284 2,169 2,698 3,082 3,627 3,038 2,211 1,886 1,535 1,297 1,167 5,143 3,222 2,566 2,226 1,630 764 285 95 79
Larceny-theft 120,390 7,311 27,671 92,719 140 1,553 5,618 5,394 7,026 7,940 8,114 6,845 5,507 4,412 4,063 3,693 3,227 14,311 10,307 9,463 8,690 6,890 3,881 1,764 829 723
Motor vehicle theft 12,960 559 2,989 9,971 3 63 493 696 839 895 925 677 576 539 447 461 408 1,750 1,253 1,061 845 595 254 107 45 28
Arson 1,780 422 760 1,020 38 130 254 144 107 87 91 87 70 53 51 33 29 140 100 97 75 82 58 24 11 19
Violent crime2 75,688 2,882 10,877 64,811 74 667 2,141 2,103 2,655 3,237 3,815 3,597 3,087 2,937 2,796 2,801 2,529 10,852 7,967 7,177 6,288 5,144 2,935 1,477 756 653
Violent crime percent distribution1 100.0 3.8 14.4 85.6 0.1 0.9 2.8 2.8 3.5 4.3 5.0 4.8 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.7 3.3 14.3 10.5 9.5 8.3 6.8 3.9 2.0 1.0 0.9
Property crime2 176,897 11,339 42,416 134,481 279 2,411 8,649 8,403 10,670 12,004 12,757 10,647 8,364 6,890 6,096 5,484 4,831 21,344 14,882 13,187 11,836 9,197 4,957 2,180 980 849
Property crime percent distribution1 100.0 6.4 24.0 76.0 0.2 1.4 4.9 4.8 6.0 6.8 7.2 6.0 4.7 3.9 3.4 3.1 2.7 12.1 8.4 7.5 6.7 5.2 2.8 1.2 0.6 0.5
Other assaults 159,681 10,664 29,717 129,964 349 2,653 7,662 5,960 6,915 6,178 5,237 4,898 4,758 4,842 4,751 4,670 4,514 21,599 17,019 16,873 15,182 12,386 6,910 3,261 1,593 1,471
Forgery and counterfeiting 11,916 61 326 11,590 1 15 45 42 68 155 381 492 552 480 444 470 435 2,246 1,625 1,504 1,208 917 506 206 65 59
Fraud 46,375 122 871 45,504 4 19 99 113 268 368 755 1,021 1,209 1,261 1,319 1,350 1,406 7,889 7,321 6,956 5,600 4,287 2,577 1,383 653 517
Embezzlement 2,909 8 165 2,744 0 2 6 10 55 92 217 176 168 135 127 113 108 414 330 296 254 184 129 58 19 16
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 14,489 358 1,890 12,599 4 47 307 375 513 644 922 845 678 640 595 534 504 2,292 1,540 1,388 1,147 814 430 156 69 45
Vandalism 30,820 3,962 10,807 20,013 203 1,011 2,748 1,930 2,407 2,508 2,350 1,622 1,274 1,276 1,038 862 800 3,177 2,029 1,727 1,520 1,163 615 280 143 137
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 21,497 1,607 4,623 16,874 119 437 1,051 810 1,031 1,175 1,359 1,201 1,002 996 933 822 785 3,008 1,803 1,369 1,191 1,044 669 344 178 170
Prostitution and commercialized vice 3,129 20 83 3,046 0 1 19 4 26 33 97 127 131 130 146 125 94 501 395 364 375 309 144 62 20 26
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 11,732 1,095 2,166 9,566 59 337 699 349 341 381 511 408 372 321 313 318 289 1,263 1,075 1,073 1,051 933 644 388 277 330
Drug abuse violations 217,685 2,872 20,708 196,977 33 324 2,515 3,104 5,546 9,186 13,649 13,687 12,407 11,240 10,156 9,344 8,672 35,934 22,327 18,120 16,066 13,239 7,472 3,143 1,058 463
Gambling 513 6 23 490 1 0 5 6 7 4 13 15 19 5 7 5 11 53 54 55 56 66 33 37 28 33
Offenses against the family and children 34,862 259 1,166 33,696 8 42 209 218 319 370 412 431 525 639 664 804 876 5,684 5,821 6,172 5,235 3,581 1,781 695 260 116
Driving under the influence 252,529 24 2,075 250,454 4 4 16 63 427 1,561 4,874 6,995 8,198 11,775 12,234 12,212 11,349 47,489 32,050 27,216 24,685 22,222 14,539 8,018 3,869 2,729
Liquor laws 56,968 1,074 14,604 42,364 15 107 952 1,910 4,131 7,489 10,557 10,104 8,245 1,217 823 696 587 2,290 1,623 1,498 1,540 1,438 927 446 202 171
Drunkenness 45,085 101 997 44,088 3 5 93 158 251 487 1,505 1,572 1,479 1,953 1,808 1,760 1,604 6,803 4,823 4,872 5,101 5,080 3,153 1,529 680 366
Disorderly conduct 50,375 4,525 14,030 36,345 78 969 3,478 3,023 3,367 3,115 2,405 1,809 1,660 1,728 1,650 1,539 1,391 5,546 3,912 3,827 3,762 3,257 2,035 960 481 383
Vagrancy 2,443 57 300 2,143 0 7 50 69 96 78 79 77 84 70 56 66 73 301 224 287 293 242 168 74 29 20
All other offenses (except traffic) 555,203 7,552 36,084 519,119 250 1,313 5,989 6,793 9,484 12,255 17,324 21,322 22,577 23,045 22,561 21,846 20,676 94,820 70,101 62,157 55,169 43,728 24,573 11,125 4,606 3,489
Suspicion 225 6 17 208 0 1 5 5 3 3 46 15 6 6 5 5 8 22 11 26 17 19 13 3 5 1
Curfew and loitering law violations 4,662 1,069 4,662 - 26 143 900 1,104 1,504 985 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Runaways 14,853 4,225 14,853 - 108 615 3,502 3,842 4,390 2,396 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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