Table 60

Arrests
Nonmetropolitan Counties
by Sex, 2009
[1,976 agencies; 2009 estimated population 21,430,124]
Offense charged Number of persons arrested Percent male Percent female Percent distribution1
Total Male Female Total Male Female
TOTAL 781,970 598,163 183,807 76.5 23.5 100.0 100.0 100.0
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 755 650 105 86.1 13.9 0.1 0.1 0.1
Forcible rape 1,564 1,538 26 98.3 1.7 0.2 0.3 *
Robbery 2,068 1,827 241 88.3 11.7 0.3 0.3 0.1
Aggravated assault 19,894 16,057 3,837 80.7 19.3 2.5 2.7 2.1
Burglary 18,638 16,198 2,440 86.9 13.1 2.4 2.7 1.3
Larceny-theft 34,388 22,960 11,428 66.8 33.2 4.4 3.8 6.2
Motor vehicle theft 3,838 3,168 670 82.5 17.5 0.5 0.5 0.4
Arson 790 662 128 83.8 16.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Violent crime2 24,281 20,072 4,209 82.7 17.3 3.1 3.4 2.3
Property crime2 57,654 42,988 14,666 74.6 25.4 7.4 7.2 8.0
Other assaults 73,818 55,156 18,662 74.7 25.3 9.4 9.2 10.2
Forgery and counterfeiting 4,334 2,544 1,790 58.7 41.3 0.6 0.4 1.0
Fraud 21,541 11,143 10,398 51.7 48.3 2.8 1.9 5.7
Embezzlement 775 374 401 48.3 51.7 0.1 0.1 0.2
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 4,708 3,912 796 83.1 16.9 0.6 0.7 0.4
Vandalism 13,375 11,032 2,343 82.5 17.5 1.7 1.8 1.3
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 7,092 6,566 526 92.6 7.4 0.9 1.1 0.3
Prostitution and commercialized vice 183 105 78 57.4 42.6 * * *
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 5,052 4,732 320 93.7 6.3 0.6 0.8 0.2
Drug abuse violations 87,691 69,204 18,487 78.9 21.1 11.2 11.6 10.1
Gambling 313 264 49 84.3 15.7 * * *
Offenses against the family and children 12,133 9,735 2,398 80.2 19.8 1.6 1.6 1.3
Driving under the influence 154,096 122,520 31,576 79.5 20.5 19.7 20.5 17.2
Liquor laws 32,777 23,135 9,642 70.6 29.4 4.2 3.9 5.2
Drunkenness 19,883 15,943 3,940 80.2 19.8 2.5 2.7 2.1
Disorderly conduct 23,314 16,885 6,429 72.4 27.6 3.0 2.8 3.5
Vagrancy 380 301 79 79.2 20.8 * 0.1 *
All other offenses (except traffic) 234,185 179,426 54,759 76.6 23.4 29.9 30.0 29.8
Suspicion 129 94 35 72.9 27.1 * * *
Curfew and loitering law violations 502 289 213 57.6 42.4 0.1 * 0.1
Runaways 3,754 1,743 2,011 46.4 53.6 0.5 0.3 1.1

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