Table 66

Arrests
Suburban Areas1
by Sex, 2008
[6,405 agencies; 2008 estimated population 101,327,487]
Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent male Percent female Percent distribution2
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 4,165,010 3,135,905 1,029,105 75.3 24.7 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,972 2,643 329 88.9 11.1 0.1 0.1 *
Forcible rape 5,977 5,902 75 98.7 1.3 0.1 0.2 *
Robbery 28,029 24,900 3,129 88.8 11.2 0.7 0.8 0.3
Aggravated assault 114,554 90,776 23,778 79.2 20.8 2.8 2.9 2.3
Burglary 86,857 75,064 11,793 86.4 13.6 2.1 2.4 1.1
Larceny-theft 369,806 219,724 150,082 59.4 40.6 8.9 7.0 14.6
Motor vehicle theft 23,597 19,483 4,114 82.6 17.4 0.6 0.6 0.4
Arson 4,406 3,769 637 85.5 14.5 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime3 151,532 124,221 27,311 82.0 18.0 3.6 4.0 2.7
Property crime3 484,666 318,040 166,626 65.6 34.4 11.6 10.1 16.2
Other assaults 368,424 272,036 96,388 73.8 26.2 8.8 8.7 9.4
Forgery and counterfeiting 27,345 16,701 10,644 61.1 38.9 0.7 0.5 1.0
Fraud 82,906 46,028 36,878 55.5 44.5 2.0 1.5 3.6
Embezzlement 6,287 3,070 3,217 48.8 51.2 0.2 0.1 0.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 33,541 26,903 6,638 80.2 19.8 0.8 0.9 0.6
Vandalism 84,055 70,187 13,868 83.5 16.5 2.0 2.2 1.3
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 45,035 41,425 3,610 92.0 8.0 1.1 1.3 0.4
Prostitution and commercialized vice 6,505 2,337 4,168 35.9 64.1 0.2 0.1 0.4
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 22,806 21,317 1,489 93.5 6.5 0.5 0.7 0.1
Drug abuse violations 469,767 378,861 90,906 80.6 19.4 11.3 12.1 8.8
Gambling 1,008 804 204 79.8 20.2 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 48,629 38,087 10,542 78.3 21.7 1.2 1.2 1.0
Driving under the influence 507,664 396,564 111,100 78.1 21.9 12.2 12.6 10.8
Liquor laws 196,121 138,991 57,130 70.9 29.1 4.7 4.4 5.6
Drunkenness 160,349 132,049 28,300 82.4 17.6 3.8 4.2 2.7
Disorderly conduct 205,143 150,773 54,370 73.5 26.5 4.9 4.8 5.3
Vagrancy 6,112 4,602 1,510 75.3 24.7 0.1 0.1 0.1
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,207,516 925,240 282,276 76.6 23.4 29.0 29.5 27.4
Suspicion 592 455 137 76.9 23.1 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 21,747 14,732 7,015 67.7 32.3 0.5 0.5 0.7
Runaways 27,260 12,482 14,778 45.8 54.2 0.7 0.4 1.4

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