Table 37

Current Year Over Previous Year Arrest Trends
by Sex, 2008–2009
[11,310 agencies; 2009 estimated population 224,035,573; 2008 estimated population 222,163,484]
Offense charged Male Female
Total Under 18 Total Under 18
2008 2009 Percent
change
2008 2009 Percent
change
2008 2009 Percent
change
2008 2009 Percent
change
TOTAL1 7,640,534 7,394,270 -3.2 1,079,484 976,538 -9.5 2,510,670 2,514,440 +0.2 467,876 432,979 -7.5
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 8,113 7,723 -4.8 815 737 -9.6 974 931 -4.4 61 60 -1.6
Forcible rape 15,808 14,906 -5.7 2,359 2,189 -7.2 189 187 -1.1 38 40 +5.3
Robbery 82,549 79,722 -3.4 22,491 19,908 -11.5 11,026 10,898 -1.2 2,349 2,267 -3.5
Aggravated assault 249,642 244,031 -2.2 30,759 27,123 -11.8 68,590 68,412 -0.3 9,575 8,918 -6.9
Burglary 194,315 186,328 -4.1 54,136 48,423 -10.6 33,571 32,995 -1.7 7,652 6,341 -17.1
Larceny-theft 548,430 550,408 +0.4 135,022 129,359 -4.2 390,535 430,794 +10.3 107,706 109,283 +1.5
Motor vehicle theft 57,144 47,126 -17.5 14,220 11,264 -20.8 11,913 10,239 -14.1 2,705 2,334 -13.7
Arson 8,891 7,464 -16.0 4,321 3,527 -18.4 1,670 1,505 -9.9 605 529 -12.6
Violent crime2 356,112 346,382 -2.7 56,424 49,957 -11.5 80,779 80,428 -0.4 12,023 11,285 -6.1
Property crime2 808,780 791,326 -2.2 207,699 192,573 -7.3 437,689 475,533 +8.6 118,668 118,487 -0.2
Other assaults 696,537 699,135 +0.4 110,518 103,892 -6.0 241,577 247,510 +2.5 57,566 54,546 -5.2
Forgery and counterfeiting 41,312 38,200 -7.5 1,305 1,101 -15.6 25,702 23,125 -10.0 659 467 -29.1
Fraud 98,149 90,429 -7.9 3,634 3,101 -14.7 78,205 69,760 -10.8 1,950 1,682 -13.7
Embezzlement 7,616 6,487 -14.8 549 259 -52.8 8,240 6,728 -18.3 403 201 -50.1
Stolen property; buying, receiving, .possessing 66,123 61,491 -7.0 12,799 11,488 -10.2 17,005 16,129 -5.2 2,960 2,677 -9.6
Vandalism 173,154 162,543 -6.1 68,134 57,864 -15.1 35,798 35,661 -0.4 10,606 9,186 -13.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 117,737 109,084 -7.3 25,944 22,091 -14.9 9,682 9,577 -1.1 2,772 2,580 -6.9
Prostitution and commercialized vice 15,234 14,507 -4.8 263 203 -22.8 31,431 29,832 -5.1 756 690 -8.7
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 52,437 50,862 -3.0 9,570 8,913 -6.9 4,852 4,772 -1.6 1,021 1,042 +2.1
Drug abuse violations 961,288 941,094 -2.1 104,916 101,001 -3.7 223,523 219,109 -2.0 20,322 19,624 -3.4
Gambling 3,091 3,548 +14.8 375 436 +16.3 477 592 +24.1 21 13 -38.1
Offenses against the family and children 64,462 60,878 -5.6 2,759 2,194 -20.5 21,812 20,787 -4.7 1,573 1,238 -21.3
Driving under the influence 835,121 812,236 -2.7 8,724 7,736 -11.3 228,819 236,698 +3.4 2,824 2,540 -10.1
Liquor laws 332,096 305,560 -8.0 61,187 52,654 -13.9 130,202 125,468 -3.6 37,254 33,338 -10.5
Drunkenness 387,855 368,958 -4.9 8,945 7,866 -12.1 75,640 73,872 -2.3 2,906 2,668 -8.2
Disorderly conduct 360,391 345,338 -4.2 91,385 81,531 -10.8 132,544 129,193 -2.5 45,204 40,959 -9.4
Vagrancy 18,151 18,552 +2.2 2,179 1,479 -32.1 5,380 5,087 -5.4 874 578 -33.9
All other offenses (except traffic) 2,140,820 2,076,130 -3.0 198,107 178,669 -9.8 645,273 639,443 -0.9 71,474 64,042 -10.4
Suspicion 930 1,051 +13.0 139 131 -5.8 262 393 +50.0 45 36 -20.0
Curfew and loitering law violations 69,138 59,650 -13.7 69,138 59,650 -13.7 31,688 26,487 -16.4 31,688 26,487 -16.4
Runaways 34,930 31,880 -8.7 34,930 31,880 -8.7 44,352 38,649 -12.9 44,352 38,649 -12.9

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