Table 10

SOUTH CAROLINA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2009
[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Metropolitan Counties Aiken 482 10 35 118 319 3,288 1,351 1,608 329 5
Anderson 920 8 57 113 742 5,430 1,603 3,322 505 19
Berkeley 652 5 41 95 511 3,297 999 1,904 394 11
Calhoun 71 3 1 6 61 321 108 146 67 5
Charleston 784 2 31 128 623 2,394 769 1,327 298 7
Darlington 416 7 35 39 335 2,171 841 1,157 173 20
Dorchester 434 1 18 71 344 2,424 765 1,444 215 4
Edgefield 21 0 0 2 19 417 160 232 25 1
Fairfield 175 0 3 9 163 511 162 329 20 0
Florence 357 3 13 83 258 2,679 794 1,633 252 7
Greenville 1,990 15 121 426 1,428 9,390 2,712 5,903 775 28
Horry 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 33 0 0
Horry County Police Department 961 11 39 183 728 7,351 1,808 4,758 785 35
Kershaw 258 3 17 18 220 1,489 457 894 138 12
Laurens1 353 5 29 32 287 502 664 10
Lexington 528 10 52 97 369 4,244 982 2,898 364 6
Pickens 262 2 35 22 203 1,662 420 1,106 136 5
Richland 2,414 12 99 394 1,909 9,510 2,466 6,009 1,035 31
Saluda 33 1 13 0 19 258 86 149 23 1
Spartanburg 776 9 67 143 557 6,234 1,699 4,044 491 44
Sumter2 207 4 9 36 158 694 417 204 73 2
York 467 2 28 40 397 2,739 734 1,806 199 15
Nonmetropolitan Counties Abbeville 51 0 2 2 47 285 125 149 11 5
Allendale 14 0 0 2 12 76 43 27 6 0
Bamberg 55 1 3 3 48 248 91 133 24 6
Barnwell 110 1 2 6 101 433 120 293 20 2
Beaufort 711 5 38 127 541 4,020 1,087 2,725 208 12
Chester1 239 2 11 15 211 253 674 6
Chesterfield 168 1 3 7 157 872 272 529 71 5
Clarendon 202 1 18 22 161 859 285 492 82 2
Colleton 233 8 9 19 197 1,289 400 711 178 16
Dillon 281 5 13 24 239 1,218 492 655 71 9
Georgetown 262 3 15 26 218 1,434 386 938 110 7
Greenwood 325 0 10 12 303 1,744 395 1,265 84 4
Hampton 94 3 6 7 78 304 104 175 25 0
Jasper 121 4 5 20 92 677 209 395 73 4
Lancaster 202 1 16 38 147 1,834 661 1,076 97 8
Lee 89 2 4 7 76 478 204 228 46 11
Marion 115 1 6 10 98 756 266 432 58 6
Marlboro 150 2 5 8 135 647 220 374 53 6
McCormick 28 0 1 1 26 91 28 44 19 1
Newberry 72 2 6 6 58 441 88 329 24 1
Oconee 315 2 40 20 253 1,413 432 902 79 5
Orangeburg 467 8 28 105 326 3,546 1,214 1,769 563 6
Union 95 0 0 12 83 450 142 280 28 0
Williamsburg 164 4 8 39 113 816 331 414 71 9

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