Table 59

Arrests
Nonmetropolitan Counties
Persons Under 15, 18, 21, and 25 Years of Age, 2009
[1,976 agencies; 2009 estimated population 21,430,124]
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 781,970 14,454 62,025 164,792 280,902 1.8 7.9 21.1 35.9
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 755 10 48 134 262 1.3 6.4 17.7 34.7
Forcible rape 1,564 72 228 467 677 4.6 14.6 29.9 43.3
Robbery 2,068 20 235 719 1,168 1.0 11.4 34.8 56.5
Aggravated assault 19,894 423 1,545 3,653 6,455 2.1 7.8 18.4 32.4
Burglary 18,638 821 3,534 8,046 11,118 4.4 19.0 43.2 59.7
Larceny-theft 34,388 1,448 5,508 11,457 16,418 4.2 16.0 33.3 47.7
Motor vehicle theft 3,838 173 774 1,463 2,057 4.5 20.2 38.1 53.6
Arson 790 93 227 356 427 11.8 28.7 45.1 54.1
Violent crime1 24,281 525 2,056 4,973 8,562 2.2 8.5 20.5 35.3
Property crime1 57,654 2,535 10,043 21,322 30,020 4.4 17.4 37.0 52.1
Other assaults 73,818 2,817 8,735 15,638 24,975 3.8 11.8 21.2 33.8
Forgery and counterfeiting 4,334 15 77 532 1,258 0.3 1.8 12.3 29.0
Fraud 21,541 50 272 1,597 4,083 0.2 1.3 7.4 19.0
Embezzlement 775 0 17 94 206 0.0 2.2 12.1 26.6
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 4,708 82 509 1,279 2,022 1.7 10.8 27.2 42.9
Vandalism 13,375 1,218 3,551 6,027 7,945 9.1 26.5 45.1 59.4
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 7,092 222 683 1,563 2,595 3.1 9.6 22.0 36.6
Prostitution and commercialized vice 183 2 8 20 44 1.1 4.4 10.9 24.0
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 5,052 410 925 1,594 2,162 8.1 18.3 31.6 42.8
Drug abuse violations 87,691 731 5,473 20,667 36,928 0.8 6.2 23.6 42.1
Gambling 313 2 9 67 106 0.6 2.9 21.4 33.9
Offenses against the family and children 12,133 80 288 923 2,200 0.7 2.4 7.6 18.1
Driving under the influence 154,096 18 1,550 13,081 36,899 * 1.0 8.5 23.9
Liquor laws 32,777 612 7,170 23,813 26,219 1.9 21.9 72.7 80.0
Drunkenness 19,883 41 434 2,389 5,342 0.2 2.2 12.0 26.9
Disorderly conduct 23,314 1,477 4,466 7,133 10,285 6.3 19.2 30.6 44.1
Vagrancy 380 10 26 59 98 2.6 6.8 15.5 25.8
All other offenses (except traffic) 234,185 2,422 11,466 37,737 74,646 1.0 4.9 16.1 31.9
Suspicion 129 5 11 28 51 3.9 8.5 21.7 39.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 502 153 502 502 502 30.5 100.0 100.0 100.0
Runaways 3,754 1,027 3,754 3,754 3,754 27.4 100.0 100.0 100.0

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