Table 57

Arrest Trends
Nonmetropolitan Counties
by Sex, 2007–2008
[1,808 agencies; 2008 estimated population 20,332,211; 2007 estimated population 20,501,230]
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 598,528 573,871 -4.1 49,556 46,652 -5.9 182,232 177,071 -2.8 19,724 18,433 -6.5
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 515 519 +0.8 26 37 +42.3 80 73 -8.8 7 1 -85.7
Forcible rape 1,466 1,531 +4.4 209 222 +6.2 26 25 -3.8 9 6 -33.3
Robbery 1,604 1,475 -8.0 178 150 -15.7 214 199 -7.0 21 18 -14.3
Aggravated assault 16,293 15,749 -3.3 1,409 1,286 -8.7 3,582 3,469 -3.2 325 325 0.0
Burglary 15,287 15,330 +0.3 3,657 3,334 -8.8 2,173 2,250 +3.5 350 371 +6.0
Larceny-theft 22,175 23,173 +4.5 3,936 3,792 -3.7 9,102 9,861 +8.3 1,551 1,536 -1.0
Motor vehicle theft 3,919 3,640 -7.1 881 780 -11.5 841 738 -12.2 249 162 -34.9
Arson 759 665 -12.4 189 185 -2.1 136 136 0.0 22 32 +45.5
Violent crime2 19,878 19,274 -3.0 1,822 1,695 -7.0 3,902 3,766 -3.5 362 350 -3.3
Property crime2 42,140 42,808 +1.6 8,663 8,091 -6.6 12,252 12,985 +6.0 2,172 2,101 -3.3
Other assaults 52,947 51,493 -2.7 6,185 6,033 -2.5 17,258 17,652 +2.3 2,839 2,782 -2.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 2,707 2,491 -8.0 68 63 -7.4 1,973 1,867 -5.4 40 41 +2.5
Fraud 15,157 13,631 -10.1 207 219 +5.8 14,917 13,350 -10.5 130 118 -9.2
Embezzlement 383 435 +13.6 13 8 -38.5 537 439 -18.2 3 11 +266.7
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 3,868 3,544 -8.4 440 422 -4.1 850 733 -13.8 81 87 +7.4
Vandalism 10,953 11,077 +1.1 3,231 3,082 -4.6 2,204 2,265 +2.8 519 507 -2.3
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 6,323 5,966 -5.6 732 707 -3.4 570 454 -20.4 89 79 -11.2
Prostitution and commercialized vice 125 115 -8.0 6 4 -33.3 67 92 +37.3 0 2 -
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 5,110 4,770 -6.7 945 897 -5.1 313 261 -16.6 90 59 -34.4
Drug abuse violations 71,244 63,801 -10.4 4,736 4,407 -6.9 19,308 17,380 -10.0 1,272 1,162 -8.6
Gambling 209 142 -32.1 11 16 +45.5 51 46 -9.8 1 2 100.0
Offenses against the family and children 9,884 9,008 -8.9 252 250 -0.8 2,520 2,292 -9.0 116 122 +5.2
Driving under the influence 112,090 108,504 -3.2 1,509 1,187 -21.3 27,145 27,597 +1.7 445 376 -15.5
Liquor laws 26,166 25,045 -4.3 5,597 5,164 -7.7 10,438 10,013 -4.1 3,565 3,199 -10.3
Drunkenness 16,396 15,930 -2.8 373 378 +1.3 3,637 3,686 +1.3 129 133 +3.1
Disorderly conduct 17,011 16,501 -3.0 3,365 3,124 -7.2 6,067 5,938 -2.1 1,482 1,500 +1.2
Vagrancy 152 195 +28.3 5 21 +320.0 52 45 -13.5 3 6 +100.0
All other offenses (except traffic) 183,242 176,785 -3.5 8,853 8,528 -3.7 55,293 53,658 -3.0 3,508 3,244 -7.5
Suspicion 46 38 -17.4 19 10 -47.4 16 11 -31.3 8 3 -62.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 372 317 -14.8 372 317 -14.8 228 182 -20.2 228 182 -20.2
Runaways 2,171 2,039 -6.1 2,171 2,039 -6.1 2,650 2,370 -10.6 2,650 2,370 -10.6

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