Table 59

Arrests
Nonmetropolitan Counties
Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2008
[1,836 agencies; 2008 estimated population 19,987,986]
Offense charged Total all
ages
Number of persons arrested Percent of total all ages
Under
15
Under
18
Under
21
Under
25
Under
15
Under
18
Under
21
Under
25
TOTAL 751,666 14,893 64,891 164,464 277,161 2.0 8.6 21.9 36.9
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 607 4 41 123 204 0.7 6.8 20.3 33.6
Forcible rape 1,376 74 199 386 572 5.4 14.5 28.1 41.6
Robbery 1,764 16 182 661 987 0.9 10.3 37.5 56.0
Aggravated assault 19,034 427 1,606 3,740 6,357 2.2 8.4 19.6 33.4
Burglary 17,417 920 3,780 7,923 10,656 5.3 21.7 45.5 61.2
Larceny-theft 32,428 1,375 5,277 10,658 15,339 4.2 16.3 32.9 47.3
Motor vehicle theft 4,179 198 914 1,605 2,199 4.7 21.9 38.4 52.6
Arson 770 105 200 304 392 13.6 26.0 39.5 50.9
Violent crime1 22,781 521 2,028 4,910 8,120 2.3 8.9 21.6 35.6
Property crime1 54,794 2,598 10,171 20,490 28,586 4.7 18.6 37.4 52.2
Other assaults 66,919 2,797 8,776 15,043 23,405 4.2 13.1 22.5 35.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 4,282 15 101 523 1,258 0.4 2.4 12.2 29.4
Fraud 23,829 65 343 1,957 4,976 0.3 1.4 8.2 20.9
Embezzlement 860 0 19 110 226 0.0 2.2 12.8 26.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 4,422 93 523 1,272 1,970 2.1 11.8 28.8 44.5
Vandalism 12,896 1,318 3,546 5,956 7,789 10.2 27.5 46.2 60.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 6,625 268 797 1,625 2,588 4.0 12.0 24.5 39.1
Prostitution and commercialized vice 208 1 6 27 57 0.5 2.9 13.0 27.4
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 4,971 409 932 1,603 2,171 8.2 18.7 32.2 43.7
Drug abuse violations 81,704 743 5,622 20,114 35,424 0.9 6.9 24.6 43.4
Gambling 208 5 16 52 66 2.4 7.7 25.0 31.7
Offenses against the family and children 12,083 135 387 1,025 2,297 1.1 3.2 8.5 19.0
Driving under the influence 157,703 25 1,748 14,344 39,798 * 1.1 9.1 25.2
Liquor laws 34,571 615 8,223 24,781 27,260 1.8 23.8 71.7 78.9
Drunkenness 17,838 48 499 2,286 4,986 0.3 2.8 12.8 28.0
Disorderly conduct 22,716 1,422 4,623 7,273 10,336 6.3 20.4 32.0 45.5
Vagrancy 253 3 28 64 100 1.2 11.1 25.3 39.5
All other offenses (except traffic) 217,103 2,455 11,684 36,181 70,911 1.1 5.4 16.7 32.7
Suspicion 95 7 14 23 32 7.4 14.7 24.2 33.7
Curfew and loitering law violations 462 132 462 462 462 28.6 100.0 100.0 100.0
Runaways 4,343 1,218 4,343 4,343 4,343 28.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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