Table 53

Arrests
Metropolitan Counties
Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2009
[1,320 agencies; 2009 estimated population 52,113,451]
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 1,855,770 51,244 204,582 452,910 736,594 2.8 11.0 24.4 39.7
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 1,847 17 134 451 797 0.9 7.3 24.4 43.2
Forcible rape 2,897 137 425 858 1,262 4.7 14.7 29.6 43.6
Robbery 12,995 447 3,026 6,390 8,652 3.4 23.3 49.2 66.6
Aggravated assault 59,257 2,210 6,903 13,430 21,637 3.7 11.6 22.7 36.5
Burglary 42,497 2,309 9,631 18,984 25,506 5.4 22.7 44.7 60.0
Larceny-theft 132,705 7,187 28,646 51,858 69,994 5.4 21.6 39.1 52.7
Motor vehicle theft 11,539 500 2,508 4,450 6,105 4.3 21.7 38.6 52.9
Arson 1,801 380 668 896 1,092 21.1 37.1 49.8 60.6
Violent crime1 76,996 2,811 10,488 21,129 32,348 3.7 13.6 27.4 42.0
Property crime1 188,542 10,376 41,453 76,188 102,697 5.5 22.0 40.4 54.5
Other assaults 171,950 10,685 29,999 46,231 67,613 6.2 17.4 26.9 39.3
Forgery and counterfeiting 12,624 40 286 1,711 3,783 0.3 2.3 13.6 30.0
Fraud 41,431 151 808 3,369 8,214 0.4 2.0 8.1 19.8
Embezzlement 2,635 4 88 512 959 0.2 3.3 19.4 36.4
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 14,497 300 1,776 4,288 6,581 2.1 12.3 29.6 45.4
Vandalism 32,009 3,402 9,812 15,524 19,836 10.6 30.7 48.5 62.0
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 20,980 1,526 4,069 7,481 10,898 7.3 19.4 35.7 51.9
Prostitution and commercialized vice 3,036 17 80 443 955 0.6 2.6 14.6 31.5
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 12,005 1,095 2,115 3,510 4,807 9.1 17.6 29.2 40.0
Drug abuse violations 232,252 3,187 21,058 64,100 107,038 1.4 9.1 27.6 46.1
Gambling 1,196 7 60 277 338 0.6 5.0 23.2 28.3
Offenses against the family and children 31,907 144 578 1,668 4,548 0.5 1.8 5.2 14.3
Driving under the influence 268,019 49 1,874 21,995 71,510 * 0.7 8.2 26.7
Liquor laws 56,920 1,009 13,611 42,829 46,362 1.8 23.9 75.2 81.5
Drunkenness 46,045 91 1,045 5,631 12,725 0.2 2.3 12.2 27.6
Disorderly conduct 50,523 4,588 13,788 19,699 26,135 9.1 27.3 39.0 51.7
Vagrancy 2,890 31 240 564 914 1.1 8.3 19.5 31.6
All other offenses (except traffic) 571,897 7,267 34,584 98,901 191,364 1.3 6.0 17.3 33.5
Suspicion 722 21 76 166 275 2.9 10.5 23.0 38.1
Curfew and loitering law violations 3,959 871 3,959 3,959 3,959 22.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Runaways 12,735 3,572 12,735 12,735 12,735 28.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

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