Table 47

Arrests
Cities
Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2009
[9,075 agencies; 2009 estimated population 166,296,396]
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 8,103,417 337,973 1,248,979 2,453,066 3,665,823 4.2 15.4 30.3 45.2
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 7,173 60 760 2,279 3,720 0.8 10.6 31.8 51.9
Forcible rape 11,981 557 1,732 3,350 5,056 4.6 14.5 28.0 42.2
Robbery 85,639 4,134 22,019 41,991 55,828 4.8 25.7 49.0 65.2
Aggravated assault 252,221 9,313 31,019 60,709 99,422 3.7 12.3 24.1 39.4
Burglary 174,091 13,043 46,267 80,867 105,315 7.5 26.6 46.5 60.5
Larceny-theft 893,661 61,581 220,711 378,010 493,689 6.9 24.7 42.3 55.2
Motor vehicle theft 48,792 2,421 12,442 21,070 27,992 5.0 25.5 43.2 57.4
Arson 6,918 2,006 3,321 4,017 4,597 29.0 48.0 58.1 66.4
Violent crime1 357,014 14,064 55,530 108,329 164,026 3.9 15.6 30.3 45.9
Property crime1 1,123,462 79,051 282,741 483,964 631,593 7.0 25.2 43.1 56.2
Other assaults 790,986 49,903 134,250 216,666 331,973 6.3 17.0 27.4 42.0
Forgery and counterfeiting 50,399 165 1,328 7,509 15,927 0.3 2.6 14.9 31.6
Fraud 99,271 634 3,934 15,027 29,446 0.6 4.0 15.1 29.7
Embezzlement 10,687 28 379 2,340 4,355 0.3 3.5 21.9 40.8
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 63,739 2,868 12,590 24,164 33,954 4.5 19.8 37.9 53.3
Vandalism 167,597 22,883 58,139 85,182 108,835 13.7 34.7 50.8 64.9
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 102,869 6,551 22,079 41,351 59,112 6.4 21.5 40.2 57.5
Prostitution and commercialized vice 53,421 112 991 6,858 14,921 0.2 1.9 12.8 27.9
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 43,365 3,562 7,527 12,325 17,429 8.2 17.4 28.4 40.2
Drug abuse violations 985,248 17,175 108,079 292,666 466,406 1.7 11.0 29.7 47.3
Gambling 6,558 147 1,326 2,770 3,887 2.2 20.2 42.2 59.3
Offenses against the family and children 43,849 803 2,746 6,458 12,874 1.8 6.3 14.7 29.4
Driving under the influence 690,269 163 7,288 64,445 192,367 * 1.1 9.3 27.9
Liquor laws 357,799 6,426 67,589 246,937 270,449 1.8 18.9 69.0 75.6
Drunkenness 405,799 1,146 9,623 44,935 109,674 0.3 2.4 11.1 27.0
Disorderly conduct 444,537 41,937 116,047 172,328 240,452 9.4 26.1 38.8 54.1
Vagrancy 23,110 480 1,885 4,992 7,294 2.1 8.2 21.6 31.6
All other offenses (except traffic) 2,140,195 50,416 212,243 470,987 807,869 2.4 9.9 22.0 37.7
Suspicion 666 21 88 256 403 3.2 13.2 38.4 60.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 85,272 21,077 85,272 85,272 85,272 24.7 100.0 100.0 100.0
Runaways 57,305 18,361 57,305 57,305 57,305 32.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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