Table 67

Arrests
Suburban Areas1
by Race, 2009
[6,651 agencies; 2009 estimated population 104,853,682]
Offense charged Total arrests Percent distribution2
Total White Black American
Indian or
Alaskan
Native
Asian or
Pacific
Islander
Total White Black American
Indian or
Alaskan
Native
Asian or
Pacific
Islander
TOTAL 4,190,384 3,127,514 995,665 33,211 33,994 100.0 74.6 23.8 0.8 0.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,903 1,683 1,184 12 24 100.0 58.0 40.8 0.4 0.8
Forcible rape 5,657 4,179 1,388 34 56 100.0 73.9 24.5 0.6 1.0
Robbery 29,055 13,486 15,292 126 151 100.0 46.4 52.6 0.4 0.5
Aggravated assault 115,046 80,874 32,303 941 928 100.0 70.3 28.1 0.8 0.8
Burglary 86,876 63,701 22,258 362 555 100.0 73.3 25.6 0.4 0.6
Larceny-theft 401,449 279,936 113,980 3,071 4,462 100.0 69.7 28.4 0.8 1.1
Motor vehicle theft 21,183 15,097 5,785 170 131 100.0 71.3 27.3 0.8 0.6
Arson 4,099 3,310 730 27 32 100.0 80.8 17.8 0.7 0.8
Violent crime3 152,661 100,222 50,167 1,113 1,159 100.0 65.7 32.9 0.7 0.8
Property crime3 513,607 362,044 142,753 3,630 5,180 100.0 70.5 27.8 0.7 1.0
Other assaults 385,008 279,089 99,886 2,960 3,073 100.0 72.5 25.9 0.8 0.8
Forgery and counterfeiting 27,509 18,842 8,319 84 264 100.0 68.5 30.2 0.3 1.0
Fraud 75,281 51,621 22,782 319 559 100.0 68.6 30.3 0.4 0.7
Embezzlement 5,524 3,613 1,841 19 51 100.0 65.4 33.3 0.3 0.9
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 32,949 22,442 10,065 180 262 100.0 68.1 30.5 0.5 0.8
Vandalism 81,267 64,579 15,517 561 610 100.0 79.5 19.1 0.7 0.8
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 43,416 28,650 14,220 234 312 100.0 66.0 32.8 0.5 0.7
Prostitution and commercialized vice 6,286 4,183 1,766 31 306 100.0 66.5 28.1 0.5 4.9
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 22,246 17,500 4,378 145 223 100.0 78.7 19.7 0.7 1.0
Drug abuse violations 480,291 355,030 119,879 2,307 3,075 100.0 73.9 25.0 0.5 0.6
Gambling 1,726 991 600 15 120 100.0 57.4 34.8 0.9 7.0
Offenses against the family and children 46,536 30,842 15,013 379 302 100.0 66.3 32.3 0.8 0.6
Driving under the influence 513,782 451,685 53,136 3,587 5,374 100.0 87.9 10.3 0.7 1.0
Liquor laws 184,979 162,618 17,375 2,808 2,178 100.0 87.9 9.4 1.5 1.2
Drunkenness 161,638 140,772 18,428 1,544 894 100.0 87.1 11.4 1.0 0.6
Disorderly conduct 198,304 139,218 56,247 1,375 1,464 100.0 70.2 28.4 0.7 0.7
Vagrancy 6,495 3,976 2,479 13 27 100.0 61.2 38.2 0.2 0.4
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,205,676 856,446 329,531 11,524 8,175 100.0 71.0 27.3 1.0 0.7
Suspicion 951 330 616 0 5 100.0 34.7 64.8 0.0 0.5
Curfew and loitering law violations 20,232 15,441 4,568 77 146 100.0 76.3 22.6 0.4 0.7
Runaways 24,020 17,380 6,099 306 235 100.0 72.4 25.4 1.3 1.0


Offense charged Arrests under 18 Percent distribution2
Total White Black American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander Total White Black American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander
TOTAL 579,999 410,716 160,231 3,671 5,381 100.0 70.8 27.6 0.6 0.9
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 238 111 122 2 3 100.0 46.6 51.3 0.8 1.3
Forcible rape 875 647 213 6 9 100.0 73.9 24.3 0.7 1.0
Robbery 6,828 2,144 4,632 17 35 100.0 31.4 67.8 0.2 0.5
Aggravated assault 14,932 8,831 5,905 84 112 100.0 59.1 39.5 0.6 0.8
Burglary 21,413 14,532 6,646 88 147 100.0 67.9 31.0 0.4 0.7
Larceny-theft 94,649 60,857 31,897 579 1,316 100.0 64.3 33.7 0.6 1.4
Motor vehicle theft 4,961 3,196 1,674 50 41 100.0 64.4 33.7 1.0 0.8
Arson 1,951 1,589 332 12 18 100.0 81.4 17.0 0.6 0.9
Violent crime3 22,873 11,733 10,872 109 159 100.0 51.3 47.5 0.5 0.7
Property crime3 122,974 80,174 40,549 729 1,522 100.0 65.2 33.0 0.6 1.2
Other assaults 71,993 45,632 25,487 410 464 100.0 63.4 35.4 0.6 0.6
Forgery and counterfeiting 709 505 197 4 3 100.0 71.2 27.8 0.6 0.4
Fraud 2,043 1,330 682 11 20 100.0 65.1 33.4 0.5 1.0
Embezzlement 182 111 64 1 6 100.0 61.0 35.2 0.5 3.3
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 5,784 3,481 2,210 27 66 100.0 60.2 38.2 0.5 1.1
Vandalism 28,394 22,831 5,188 156 219 100.0 80.4 18.3 0.5 0.8
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 9,626 6,405 3,061 61 99 100.0 66.5 31.8 0.6 1.0
Prostitution and commercialized vice 168 97 68 1 2 100.0 57.7 40.5 0.6 1.2
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 4,290 3,167 1,072 27 24 100.0 73.8 25.0 0.6 0.6
Drug abuse violations 55,035 44,276 9,954 316 489 100.0 80.5 18.1 0.6 0.9
Gambling 149 54 93 0 2 100.0 36.2 62.4 0.0 1.3
Offenses against the family and children 1,725 1,352 358 9 6 100.0 78.4 20.8 0.5 0.3
Driving under the influence 4,676 4,357 238 40 41 100.0 93.2 5.1 0.9 0.9
Liquor laws 41,189 37,784 2,440 442 523 100.0 91.7 5.9 1.1 1.3
Drunkenness 4,455 4,079 311 43 22 100.0 91.6 7.0 1.0 0.5
Disorderly conduct 56,652 34,781 21,189 234 448 100.0 61.4 37.4 0.4 0.8
Vagrancy 558 352 196 2 8 100.0 63.1 35.1 0.4 1.4
All other offenses (except traffic) 102,158 75,366 25,250 666 876 100.0 73.8 24.7 0.7 0.9
Suspicion 114 28 85 0 1 100.0 24.6 74.6 0.0 0.9
Curfew and loitering law violations 20,232 15,441 4,568 77 146 100.0 76.3 22.6 0.4 0.7
Runaways 24,020 17,380 6,099 306 235 100.0 72.4 25.4 1.3 1.0


Offense charged Arrests 18 and over Percent distribution2
Total White Black American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander Total White Black American Indian or Alaskan Native Asian or Pacific Islander
TOTAL 3,610,385 2,716,798 835,434 29,540 28,613 100.0 75.2 23.1 0.8 0.8
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 2,665 1,572 1,062 10 21 100.0 59.0 39.8 0.4 0.8
Forcible rape 4,782 3,532 1,175 28 47 100.0 73.9 24.6 0.6 1.0
Robbery 22,227 11,342 10,660 109 116 100.0 51.0 48.0 0.5 0.5
Aggravated assault 100,114 72,043 26,398 857 816 100.0 72.0 26.4 0.9 0.8
Burglary 65,463 49,169 15,612 274 408 100.0 75.1 23.8 0.4 0.6
Larceny-theft 306,800 219,079 82,083 2,492 3,146 100.0 71.4 26.8 0.8 1.0
Motor vehicle theft 16,222 11,901 4,111 120 90 100.0 73.4 25.3 0.7 0.6
Arson 2,148 1,721 398 15 14 100.0 80.1 18.5 0.7 0.7
Violent crime3 129,788 88,489 39,295 1,004 1,000 100.0 68.2 30.3 0.8 0.8
Property crime3 390,633 281,870 102,204 2,901 3,658 100.0 72.2 26.2 0.7 0.9
Other assaults 313,015 233,457 74,399 2,550 2,609 100.0 74.6 23.8 0.8 0.8
Forgery and counterfeiting 26,800 18,337 8,122 80 261 100.0 68.4 30.3 0.3 1.0
Fraud 73,238 50,291 22,100 308 539 100.0 68.7 30.2 0.4 0.7
Embezzlement 5,342 3,502 1,777 18 45 100.0 65.6 33.3 0.3 0.8
Stolen property; buying, receiving, possessing 27,165 18,961 7,855 153 196 100.0 69.8 28.9 0.6 0.7
Vandalism 52,873 41,748 10,329 405 391 100.0 79.0 19.5 0.8 0.7
Weapons; carrying, possessing, etc. 33,790 22,245 11,159 173 213 100.0 65.8 33.0 0.5 0.6
Prostitution and commercialized vice 6,118 4,086 1,698 30 304 100.0 66.8 27.8 0.5 5.0
Sex offenses (except forcible rape and prostitution) 17,956 14,333 3,306 118 199 100.0 79.8 18.4 0.7 1.1
Drug abuse violations 425,256 310,754 109,925 1,991 2,586 100.0 73.1 25.8 0.5 0.6
Gambling 1,577 937 507 15 118 100.0 59.4 32.1 1.0 7.5
Offenses against the family and children 44,811 29,490 14,655 370 296 100.0 65.8 32.7 0.8 0.7
Driving under the influence 509,106 447,328 52,898 3,547 5,333 100.0 87.9 10.4 0.7 1.0
Liquor laws 143,790 124,834 14,935 2,366 1,655 100.0 86.8 10.4 1.6 1.2
Drunkenness 157,183 136,693 18,117 1,501 872 100.0 87.0 11.5 1.0 0.6
Disorderly conduct 141,652 104,437 35,058 1,141 1,016 100.0 73.7 24.7 0.8 0.7
Vagrancy 5,937 3,624 2,283 11 19 100.0 61.0 38.5 0.2 0.3
All other offenses (except traffic) 1,103,518 781,080 304,281 10,858 7,299 100.0 70.8 27.6 1.0 0.7
Suspicion 837 302 531 0 4 100.0 36.1 63.4 0.0 0.5
Curfew and loitering law violations - - - - - - - - - -
Runaways - - - - - - - - - -

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