Table 63

Arrest Trends
Suburban Areas1
by Sex, 2008–2009
[6,008 agencies; 2009 estimated population 94,512,203; 2008 estimated population 93,792,021]
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
TOTAL2 2,855,567 2,764,735 -3.2 397,850 361,410 -9.2 932,258 935,325 +0.3 162,412 152,145 -6.3
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,355 2,193 -6.9 200 182 -9.0 295 288 -2.4 14 18 +28.6
Forcible rape 5,348 4,984 -6.8 802 797 -0.6 63 67 +6.3 8 15 +87.5
Robbery 21,703 21,796 +0.4 5,896 5,329 -9.6 2,739 2,790 +1.9 537 528 -1.7
Aggravated assault 82,775 81,907 -1.0 10,920 10,246 -6.2 21,627 21,929 +1.4 3,417 3,370 -1.4
Burglary 69,118 66,127 -4.3 19,702 16,871 -14.4 11,018 10,950 -0.6 2,389 1,977 -17.2
Larceny-theft 194,747 194,848 +0.1 48,941 46,307 -5.4 130,924 145,246 +10.9 34,053 34,614 +1.6
Motor vehicle theft 18,428 16,151 -12.4 4,512 3,818 -15.4 3,846 3,510 -8.7 905 779 -13.9
Arson 3,613 3,158 -12.6 1,886 1,578 -16.3 618 570 -7.8 263 214 -18.6
Violent crime3 112,181 110,880 -1.2 17,818 16,554 -7.1 24,724 25,074 +1.4 3,976 3,931 -1.1
Property crime3 285,906 280,284 -2.0 75,041 68,574 -8.6 146,406 160,276 +9.5 37,610 37,584 -0.1
Other assaults 244,098 246,006 +0.8 44,201 41,948 -5.1 86,277 88,761 +2.9 21,852 20,966 -4.1
Forgery and counterfeiting 14,985 14,553 -2.9 505 466 -7.7 9,543 8,838 -7.4 256 171 -33.2
Fraud 44,356 39,896 -10.1 1,370 1,194 -12.8 36,843 31,592 -14.3 740 610 -17.6
Embezzlement 2,708 2,306 -14.8 191 75 -60.7 2,775 2,408 -13.2 125 80 -36.0
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 24,518 23,283 -5.0 4,524 4,139 -8.5 6,148 5,753 -6.4 1,019 926 -9.1
Vandalism 63,615 59,784 -6.0 26,464 22,147 -16.3 12,371 12,191 -1.5 4,125 3,569 -13.5
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 37,696 35,083 -6.9 8,997 7,650 -15.0 3,258 3,368 +3.4 1,024 1,047 +2.2
Prostitution and commercialized vice 1,935 1,857 -4.0 58 63 +8.6 3,496 3,181 -9.0 102 88 -13.7
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 19,448 18,688 -3.9 3,776 3,462 -8.3 1,297 1,357 +4.6 358 389 +8.7
Drug abuse violations 346,821 342,702 -1.2 42,438 41,141 -3.1 83,654 83,694 * 8,804 8,472 -3.8
Gambling 680 976 +43.5 69 104 +50.7 127 259 +103.9 8 5 -37.5
Offenses against the family and children 35,867 32,555 -9.2 1,422 941 -33.8 9,447 8,478 -10.3 720 525 -27.1
Driving under the influence 371,886 362,717 -2.5 3,771 3,277 -13.1 104,185 107,158 +2.9 1,239 1,046 -15.6
Liquor laws 125,109 117,333 -6.2 26,650 23,326 -12.5 51,470 50,741 -1.4 16,194 14,810 -8.5
Drunkenness 115,485 110,265 -4.5 3,399 3,000 -11.7 25,273 24,658 -2.4 1,143 1,110 -2.9
Disorderly conduct 132,422 125,390 -5.3 37,425 33,765 -9.8 47,557 46,945 -1.3 17,142 15,734 -8.2
Vagrancy 3,637 3,933 +8.1 498 364 -26.9 1,100 1,419 +29.0 148 138 -6.8
All other offenses (except traffic) 847,782 813,856 -4.0 74,801 66,832 -10.7 256,486 251,617 -1.9 26,006 23,387 -10.1
Suspicion 405 641 +58.3 68 84 +23.5 133 293 +120.3 21 25 +19.0
Curfew and loitering law violations 13,195 12,158 -7.9 13,195 12,158 -7.9 6,431 6,071 -5.6 6,431 6,071 -5.6
Runaways 11,237 10,230 -9.0 11,237 10,230 -9.0 13,390 11,486 -14.2 13,390 11,486 -14.2

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