Table 8

NORTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2009
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Aberdeen 5,936 24 0 2 9 13 378 88 268 22 1
Ahoskie 4,232 42 2 4 13 23 322 114 199 9 3
Albemarle 15,471 99 4 6 26 63 1,022 253 691 78 8
Andrews 1,700 10 0 3 2 5 49 11 36 2 0
Angier 4,467 22 0 0 2 20 186 72 101 13 0
Apex 34,766 50 0 3 7 40 398 87 293 18 3
Archdale 9,358 17 0 0 9 8 311 86 199 26 4
Asheboro 24,891 90 0 13 43 34 1,608 372 1,163 73 1
Asheville 74,923 415 2 24 178 211 3,701 821 2,576 304 25
Atlantic Beach 1,817 24 1 2 0 21 193 54 132 7 1
Aulander 835 1 0 0 0 1 17 9 7 1 0
Ayden 5,041 22 0 1 9 12 253 71 180 2 0
Bailey 685 2 0 0 0 2 23 7 14 2 0
Banner Elk 905 1 1 0 0 0 25 12 12 1 0
Beaufort 4,236 13 0 3 3 7 196 44 147 5 0
Beech Mountain 341 0 0 0 0 0 36 9 25 2 0
Belhaven 2,043 13 0 0 3 10 64 19 44 1 0
Belmont 9,433 34 0 1 6 27 442 53 371 18 4
Benson 3,554 36 0 1 14 21 228 91 113 24 1
Bethel 1,741 8 0 0 2 6 50 1 46 3 1
Beulaville 1,147 3 0 1 1 1 39 6 31 2 0
Biltmore Forest 1,573 1 0 0 0 1 21 4 17 0 0
Biscoe 1,671 5 1 0 3 1 153 11 136 6 0
Black Mountain 7,915 11 0 1 5 5 170 84 79 7 0
Bladenboro 1,668 5 0 0 2 3 132 29 99 4 1
Blowing Rock 1,497 0 0 0 0 0 74 22 51 1 0
Boiling Spring Lakes 4,920 7 0 1 0 6 83 24 53 6 1
Boiling Springs 3,883 6 0 0 0 6 72 14 56 2 0
Boone 13,995 32 0 4 6 22 553 93 441 19 1
Brevard 6,708 25 1 3 1 20 208 65 136 7 2
Broadway 1,167 9 0 0 6 3 35 10 23 2 1
Bryson City 1,370 33 0 2 0 31 126 1 118 7 1
Bunn 415 4 0 0 2 2 28 6 22 0 0
Burgaw 4,377 11 0 0 1 10 114 30 80 4 1
Burlington 51,440 401 1 26 115 259 3,364 794 2,425 145 9
Burnsville 1,639 12 0 1 0 11 91 15 75 1 0
Candor 839 1 0 0 1 0 20 6 14 0 0
Canton 3,852 17 0 0 1 16 221 57 151 13 2
Cape Carteret 1,407 2 0 0 0 2 31 8 19 4 1
Carolina Beach 5,955 22 0 0 4 18 374 70 289 15 1
Carrboro 18,213 64 0 3 18 43 731 229 480 22 4
Carthage 2,039 3 0 0 3 0 72 20 45 7 1
Cary 133,757 132 0 12 48 72 2,005 469 1,454 82 10
Catawba 817 1 0 0 0 1 16 2 14 0 0
Chadbourn 2,053 17 1 0 7 9 213 87 116 10 4
Chapel Hill 53,069 130 0 14 48 68 1,727 427 1,225 75 1
Charlotte-Mecklenburg 777,708 5,625 58 303 2,346 2,918 38,533 9,817 25,379 3,337 249
Cherryville 5,651 26 0 0 2 24 255 54 195 6 2
China Grove 3,755 13 0 1 7 5 104 20 82 2 0
Claremont 1,153 6 0 1 1 4 68 19 45 4 0
Clayton 16,952 40 0 1 16 23 371 101 257 13 8
Cleveland 841 3 0 0 0 3 45 19 24 2 0
Clinton 8,896 67 1 4 23 39 474 138 315 21 1
Coats 2,166 9 1 1 1 6 85 29 51 5 1
Columbus 973 8 0 1 3 4 58 14 42 2 0
Concord 67,478 190 6 16 69 99 3,270 527 2,517 226 6
Conover 7,348 19 0 1 5 13 486 86 378 22 0
Cornelius1 26,027 47 2 4 14 27 109 29 2
Cramerton 3,162 8 0 0 0 8 89 29 57 3 0
Creedmoor 3,859 13 0 1 1 11 121 27 93 1 0
Dallas 3,813 29 0 2 3 24 161 44 109 8 1
Davidson 10,716 14 0 1 2 11 134 27 97 10 0
Dobson 1,457 3 0 0 0 3 61 17 43 1 0
Duck 497 4 0 1 0 3 116 48 66 2 0
Dunn 10,115 90 1 4 23 62 753 162 537 54 4
Durham 227,492 1,591 21 63 710 797 11,763 3,643 7,366 754 32
East Spencer 1,795 9 0 0 5 4 43 15 21 7 0
Eden 15,426 88 1 5 27 55 721 205 482 34 1
Edenton 4,964 37 0 0 12 25 172 53 110 9 0
Elizabeth City 20,363 129 0 9 34 86 787 196 562 29 2
Elkin 4,104 24 0 4 0 20 246 47 189 10 1
Elon 7,092 9 0 4 1 4 111 35 74 2 2
Emerald Isle 3,659 10 0 1 0 9 241 106 133 2 1
Enfield 2,337 46 2 2 7 35 147 73 70 4 0
Erwin 4,866 17 0 0 2 15 176 40 129 7 3
Fairmont2 2,734 23 1 1 12 9 54 7 0
Farmville 4,637 35 0 1 8 26 219 68 138 13 0
Fayetteville 173,995 1,268 21 94 491 662 13,506 4,289 8,455 762 40
Fletcher 4,770 7 0 0 2 5 141 31 108 2 1
Forest City 7,117 35 0 4 10 21 576 127 435 14 5
Franklin 3,982 15 0 1 0 14 185 55 123 7 1
Franklinton 2,013 12 0 0 4 8 77 18 56 3 0
Fuquay-Varina 18,457 70 1 3 15 51 598 147 419 32 0
Garner 28,268 62 0 1 33 28 1,088 204 842 42 3
Garysburg 1,121 8 0 0 1 7 34 19 15 0 0
Gastonia 73,060 600 5 30 220 345 4,581 1,059 3,187 335 39
Gibsonville 4,757 9 0 0 3 6 124 45 73 6 3
Goldsboro 37,421 323 8 9 92 214 2,657 730 1,789 138 3
Graham 14,684 86 0 6 22 58 670 213 437 20 1
Granite Falls 4,606 8 1 0 5 2 252 37 206 9 0
Granite Quarry 2,278 5 0 0 1 4 82 30 45 7 0
Greensboro 253,191 1,940 24 76 908 932 15,303 4,789 9,668 846 108
Grifton 2,238 9 2 1 1 5 61 7 51 3 0
Hamlet 5,764 46 0 2 21 23 472 202 252 18 6
Henderson 15,795 177 2 1 79 95 1,533 515 965 53 9
Hendersonville 12,077 64 0 6 13 45 733 95 580 58 2
Hertford 2,198 12 1 1 2 8 112 40 67 5 0
Hickory 41,718 338 5 14 118 201 2,833 670 2,020 143 21
Highlands 955 6 0 2 0 4 47 13 34 0 0
High Point 103,675 678 3 33 273 369 5,326 1,463 3,619 244 32
Hillsborough 5,669 33 0 5 14 14 434 117 302 15 1
Holden Beach 857 0 0 0 0 0 68 24 43 1 0
Holly Ridge 917 10 0 1 0 9 57 20 36 1 0
Holly Springs 22,639 13 0 0 2 11 342 67 270 5 1
Hudson 3,042 6 0 0 2 4 119 23 89 7 0
Huntersville 46,695 68 0 4 19 45 1,000 156 806 38 6
Jacksonville 77,508 241 8 38 50 145 2,598 618 1,869 111 5
Jefferson 1,344 1 0 0 0 1 40 11 26 3 0
Jonesville 2,271 10 0 3 0 7 128 27 97 4 0
Kannapolis 43,166 135 5 12 48 70 1,160 360 709 91 10
Kenansville 1,186 1 0 0 0 1 29 5 23 1 1
Kernersville 22,822 92 0 7 19 66 1,184 216 919 49 2
Kill Devil Hills 6,726 54 0 1 6 47 566 146 407 13 1
King 7,011 16 0 2 2 12 204 49 146 9 1
Kings Mountain 11,275 35 0 2 17 16 394 96 292 6 3
Kinston 22,203 264 0 11 60 193 1,560 486 999 75 6
Knightdale 8,419 14 0 3 5 6 406 67 324 15 1
Lake Lure 1,010 0 0 0 0 0 47 20 26 1 0
Lake Royale 0 1 0 0 0 1 84 35 43 6 0
Landis 3,133 6 0 1 3 2 71 18 50 3 0
Laurel Park 2,178 0 0 0 0 0 17 3 14 0 0
Laurinburg 15,506 120 5 8 34 73 1,026 354 626 46 9
Leland 5,216 21 0 2 5 14 256 94 157 5 0
Lenoir 17,869 70 2 2 22 44 907 225 626 56 4
Lexington 20,450 110 0 2 40 68 787 235 508 44 3
Liberty 2,739 6 0 0 2 4 27 9 18 0 0
Lillington 3,327 9 0 1 2 6 135 32 97 6 2
Lincolnton 10,944 45 0 0 11 34 655 164 478 13 4
Long View 4,967 25 0 3 7 15 310 161 122 27 1
Louisburg 3,856 15 0 0 5 10 170 44 114 12 1
Lumberton 22,111 382 8 8 151 215 2,940 770 2,002 168 11
Madison 2,255 68 0 0 1 67 184 40 144 0 0
Maggie Valley 814 3 0 0 1 2 111 12 97 2 0
Maiden 3,523 6 0 1 3 2 122 49 68 5 0
Manteo 1,331 2 0 0 0 2 84 9 74 1 0
Marion 5,168 32 0 1 8 23 455 131 300 24 8
Marshville 3,317 14 1 1 4 8 96 29 60 7 0
Matthews 27,359 61 0 1 31 29 1,044 147 835 62 6
Maxton 2,699 56 1 0 23 32 153 79 70 4 1
Mayodan 2,595 22 0 0 1 21 157 16 138 3 0
Maysville 955 2 0 0 1 1 11 4 6 1 0
McAdenville 669 2 0 0 1 1 20 7 11 2 0
Middlesex 860 1 0 0 0 1 27 7 18 2 0
Mint Hill 20,740 43 0 4 19 20 495 309 154 32 6
Mocksville 4,686 25 0 1 7 17 264 54 199 11 3
Mooresville 22,247 99 1 8 35 55 1,414 246 1,111 57 8
Morehead City 9,715 50 0 3 8 39 606 105 492 9 2
Morganton 17,169 47 0 3 13 31 533 135 378 20 2
Morrisville 15,207 4 0 0 3 1 376 63 299 14 2
Mount Airy 9,487 59 5 3 11 40 542 114 392 36 2
Mount Gilead 1,396 8 0 0 2 6 51 12 37 2 0
Mount Holly 10,130 45 0 5 8 32 336 100 211 25 0
Mount Olive 4,371 34 3 0 8 23 301 71 223 7 0
Murfreesboro 2,372 8 1 0 2 5 100 10 86 4 0
Murphy 1,558 19 0 0 0 19 145 13 130 2 0
Nags Head 3,051 9 0 1 1 7 357 163 191 3 1
Newland 650 0 0 0 0 0 18 5 13 0 0
Newport 4,419 7 0 0 1 6 89 39 48 2 0
Newton 13,449 29 0 1 17 11 616 196 383 37 1
North Topsail Beach 969 1 0 1 0 0 11 7 3 1 0
North Wilkesboro 4,158 15 0 3 3 9 210 56 146 8 1
Norwood 2,403 4 0 0 1 3 95 38 53 4 4
Oak Island 8,375 31 0 3 4 24 284 80 196 8 1
Ocean Isle Beach 539 1 0 0 1 0 113 68 39 6 0
Oxford 8,667 120 1 5 19 95 612 212 384 16 3
Pembroke 2,763 29 0 0 12 17 273 124 142 7 5
Pilot Mountain 1,271 7 0 2 1 4 160 45 110 5 0
Pinebluff 1,422 1 0 0 0 1 29 21 8 0 0
Pinehurst 12,649 1 0 0 0 1 104 5 96 3 1
Pine Knoll Shores 1,550 0 0 0 0 0 39 9 30 0 0
Pinetops 1,251 7 0 0 2 5 67 24 42 1 0
Pineville 6,878 70 0 4 36 30 1,081 122 904 55 7
Pittsboro 2,664 10 0 1 1 8 99 24 68 7 1
Plymouth 3,834 77 0 0 13 64 245 79 163 3 2
Raeford 3,534 28 0 0 12 16 255 72 171 12 3
Raleigh 406,005 2,001 14 99 832 1,056 13,817 3,187 9,834 796 66
Ramseur 1,769 5 0 0 0 5 91 50 41 0 0
Randleman 3,696 12 0 1 1 10 350 69 274 7 0
Red Springs 3,530 48 1 3 17 27 356 148 188 20 4
Reidsville 14,899 78 0 8 16 54 916 242 639 35 14
Richlands 934 3 0 0 1 2 35 9 25 1 0
Roanoke Rapids 16,339 84 5 7 27 45 973 284 639 50 2
Robbins 1,228 3 1 2 0 0 26 9 17 0 2
Robersonville 1,535 19 2 1 6 10 78 30 43 5 0
Rockingham 8,810 61 1 4 29 27 966 187 760 19 4
Rockwell 2,017 3 0 0 0 3 72 17 51 4 0
Rocky Mount 57,121 731 7 30 267 427 4,234 1,345 2,704 185 36
Rolesville 3,220 6 1 1 1 3 84 19 60 5 0
Rowland 1,160 6 0 0 5 1 52 22 24 6 1
Roxboro 8,663 85 0 3 17 65 535 165 353 17 1
Rutherfordton 4,031 9 0 1 6 2 114 17 90 7 1
Salisbury 29,008 267 5 12 112 138 1,954 416 1,433 105 12
Sanford 30,020 112 6 3 46 57 1,128 320 758 50 5
Scotland Neck 2,150 37 0 1 8 28 139 57 77 5 1
Selma 7,049 51 0 3 9 39 494 235 223 36 1
Shallotte 2,218 13 0 2 6 5 237 79 152 6 1
Sharpsburg 2,403 12 1 0 5 6 76 39 35 2 0
Shelby 21,515 141 3 8 41 89 1,078 339 717 22 6
Siler City 8,744 31 0 1 13 17 343 77 251 15 2
Smithfield 13,199 94 0 7 23 64 1,012 280 690 42 0
Southern Pines 12,865 85 3 4 24 54 684 179 481 24 9
Southern Shores 2,631 1 0 0 0 1 97 52 43 2 0
Southport 3,165 12 1 1 5 5 140 27 107 6 1
Sparta 1,770 4 0 0 0 4 51 6 42 3 1
Spencer 3,394 26 0 1 8 17 209 107 100 2 3
Spring Hope 1,291 4 0 0 1 3 47 11 34 2 0
Stallings 9,186 16 1 3 4 8 290 59 220 11 4
Stanley 3,201 6 0 0 2 4 111 30 80 1 0
Star 791 5 0 1 0 4 20 4 13 3 0
Statesville 26,763 266 0 15 78 173 1,246 456 739 51 12
Stoneville 971 6 0 0 1 5 42 16 25 1 0
St. Pauls 2,044 8 0 0 1 7 107 32 73 2 1
Sunset Beach 2,663 3 0 1 1 1 102 69 33 0 0
Surf City 2,132 10 0 0 1 9 139 63 75 1 0
Swansboro 1,988 3 0 0 1 2 87 16 66 5 1
Sylva 2,437 35 0 0 7 28 238 45 181 12 0
Tabor City 2,764 32 1 1 6 24 248 17 223 8 3
Tarboro 10,155 67 0 2 16 49 400 108 273 19 3
Taylorsville 1,858 8 1 1 3 3 184 34 143 7 1
Thomasville 26,759 150 0 6 43 101 1,266 321 907 38 5
Trent Woods 3,960 1 0 0 0 1 42 8 34 0 0
Troutman 1,841 4 0 2 1 1 86 19 65 2 0
Troy 3,403 14 0 3 3 8 156 31 118 7 2
Tryon 1,702 1 0 0 0 1 56 37 16 3 0
Valdese 4,542 0 0 0 0 0 72 26 42 4 0
Vass 803 0 0 0 0 0 33 5 27 1 0
Wake Forest 29,368 34 1 0 10 23 728 108 609 11 1
Wallace 3,619 18 2 2 10 4 135 42 84 9 4
Walnut Cove 1,611 2 0 0 0 2 25 3 18 4 0
Warsaw 3,192 6 0 0 1 5 180 44 130 6 0
Washington 10,157 76 0 3 16 57 613 130 470 13 2
Waynesville 9,915 27 0 5 6 16 317 113 192 12 1
Weaverville 3,102 5 0 1 0 4 93 3 88 2 0
Weldon2 1,656 10 0 0 8 2 12 0 0
Wendell 5,414 12 0 1 3 8 136 40 90 6 0
West Jefferson 1,118 1 0 0 0 1 56 8 44 4 0
Whispering Pines 2,157 0 0 0 0 0 23 9 14 0 0
Whitakers 770 5 0 0 0 5 32 17 14 1 0
White Lake 515 4 0 0 0 4 85 15 69 1 0
Whiteville 5,242 63 1 1 15 46 533 107 385 41 2
Wilkesboro 3,134 18 0 1 7 10 385 77 299 9 1
Williamston 5,323 60 1 1 15 43 376 117 239 20 2
Wilmington 101,438 814 4 50 306 454 6,236 1,626 4,119 491 25
Wilson 48,807 227 1 6 71 149 2,143 637 1,425 81 8
Wilson's Mills 1,634 10 0 0 0 10 58 37 17 4 0
Windsor 3,093 7 0 0 2 5 47 18 27 2 0
Wingate 4,097 3 0 0 2 1 96 40 52 4 0
Winston-Salem 230,978 1,739 15 110 575 1,039 13,788 4,532 8,429 827 88
Winterville 4,812 33 0 1 7 25 194 52 128 14 2
Wrightsville Beach 2,654 21 0 6 2 13 243 48 191 4 0
Yadkinville 2,865 11 0 0 1 10 153 29 120 4 0
Youngsville 786 1 0 0 1 0 47 12 35 0 0

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