Crime State Rankings, 2009 Edition

  • Carol Corbett Burris
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  • ISBN-10: 1604266724
  • ISBN-13: 9781604266726
  • DDC: 364.973
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 559 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released September 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Overview

Find out how your state fares in the fight against crime? Crime State Rankings 2009 compares the 50 states and Washington, DC in more than 500 crime-related categories. In this new edition the formula and methodology are discussed in a new narrative chapter allowing researchers to cite statistics with context.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
Introduction and Methodology.
Distribution Analysis.
The 2009 State Crime Rate Rankings.
1: Subject Rankings.
2: Arrests.
3: Reported Arrests in 2007.
4: Reported Arrest Rate in 2007.
5: Reported Arrests for Crime Index Offenses in 2007.
6: Reported Arrest Rate for Crime Index Offenses in 2007.
7: Reported Arrests for Violent Crime in 2007.
8: Reported Arrest Rate for Violent Crime in 2007.
9: Reported Arrests for Murder in 2007.
10: Reported Arrest Rate for Murder in 2007.
11: Reported Arrests for Rape in 2007.
12: Reported Arrest Rate for Rape in 2007.
13: Reported Arrests for Robbery in 2007.
14: Reported Arrest Rate for Robbery in 2007.
15: Reported Arrests for Aggravated Assault in 2007.
16: Reported Arrest Rate for Aggravated Assault in 2007.
17: Reported Arrests for Property Crime in 2007.
18: Reported Arrest Rate for Property Crime in 2007.
19: Reported Arrests for Burglary in 2007.
20: Reported Arrest Rate for Burglary in 2007.
21: Reported Arrests for Larceny-Theft in 2007.
22: Reported Arrest Rate for Larceny-Theft in 2007.
23: Reported Arrests for Motor Vehicle Theft in 2007.
24: Reported Arrest Rate for Motor Vehicle Theft in 2007.
25: Reported Arrests for Arson in 2007.
26: Reported Arrest Rate for Arson in 2007.
27: Reported Arrests for Weapons Violations in 2007.
28: Reported Arrest Rate for Weapons Violations in 2007.
29: Reported Arrests for Driving Under the Influence in 2007.
30: Reported Arrest Rate for Driving Under the Influence in 2007.
31: Reported Arrests for Drug Abuse Violations in 2007.
32: Reported Arrest Rate for Drug Abuse Violations in 2007.
33: Reported Arrests for Sex Offenses in 2007.
34: Reported Arrest Rate for Sex Offenses in 2007.
35: Reported Arrests for Prostitution and Commercialized Vice in 2007.
36: Reported Arrest Rate for Prostitution and Commercialized Vice in 2007.
37: Reported Arrests for Offenses Against Families and Children in 2007.
38: Reported Arrest Rate for Offenses Against Families and Children in 2007.
39: Percent of Crimes Cleared in 2006.
40: Percent of Violent Crimes Cleared in 2006.
41: Percent of Murders Cleared in 2006.
42: Percent of Rapes Cleared in 2006.
43: Percent of Robberies Cleared in 2006.
44: Percent of Aggravated Assaults Cleared in 2006.
45: Percent of Property Crimes Cleared in 2006.
46: Percent of Burglaries Cleared in 2006.
47: Percent of Larceny-Thefts Cleared in 2006.
48: Percent of Motor Vehicle Thefts Cleared in 2006.
49: Corrections.
50: Prisoners in State Correctional Institutions: Year End 2007.
51: Percent Change in Number of State Prisoners: 2006 to 2007.
52: State Prisoners Sentenced to More Than One Year in 2007.
53: State Prisoner Imprisonment Rate in 2007.
54: Percent Change in State Prisoner Imprisonment Rate: 2000 to 2007.
55: State Prison Population as a Percent of Highest Capacity in 2007.
56: Percent of State Prisoners Held in Private Facilities in 2007.
57: Percent of State Prisoners Held in Local Jails in 2007.
58: Male Prisoners in State Correctional Institutions in 2007.
59: Male State Prisoner Imprisonment Rate in 2007.
60: Female State Prisoner Imprisonment Rate in 2007.
61: Female Prisoners in State Correctional Institutions in 2007.
62: Female Prisoners in State Correctional Institutions as a Percent of All State Prisoners in 2007.
63: Percent Change in Female State Prisoner Population: 2006 to 2007.
64: Average Annual Percent Change in Female State Prisoner Population: 2000 to 2006.
65: White State Prisoner Incarceration Rate in 2005.
66: Black State Prisoner Incarceration Rate in 2005.
67: Hispanic State Prisoner Incarceration Rate in 2005.
68: Noncitizens Held in State Prisons in 2007.
69: Prisoners Under Sentence of Death as of January 1, 2008 (NAACP).
70: Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
71: Male Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
72: Female Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
73: Percent of Prisoners Under Sentence of Death Who Are Female: 2007.
74: White Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
75: Percent of Prisoners Under Sentence of Death Who Are White: 2007.
76: Black Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
77: Percent of Prisoners Under Sentence of Death Who Are Black: 2007.
78: Hispanic Prisoners Under Sentence of Death in 2007.
79: Percent of Prisoners Under Sentence of Death Who Are Hispanic: 2007.
80: Prisoners Executed in 2008.
81: Prisoners Executed in 2007.
82: Prisoners Executed: 1930 to 2007.
83: Prisoners Executed: 1977 to 2007.
84: State Prisoner Deaths in 2006.
85: Death Rate of State Prisoners in 2006.
86: AIDS-Related Deaths of State Prisoners in 2006.
87: AIDS-Related Death Rate for State Prisoners in 2006.
88: AIDS-Related Deaths of State Prisoners as a Percent of All Prison Deaths in 2006.
89: State Prisoners Known to be Positive for HIV Infection/AIDS in 2006.
90: State Prisoners Known to be Positive for HIV Infection/AIDS as a Percent of Total Prison Population in 2006.
91: Allegations of Sexual Violence in State Prisons: 2006.
92: Rate of Allegations of Sexual Violence in State Prisons: 2006.
93: Estimated Adults Under State Correctional Supervision in 2005.
94: Estimated Rate of Adults Under State Correctional Supervision in 2005.
95: Percent of Population Under State Correctional Supervision in 2005.
96: Percent of Adults Under State Correctional Supervision Who Are Incarcerated: 2005.
97: Adults on State Probation in 2007.
98: Rate of Adults on State Probation in 2007.
99: Adults on State Parole in 2007.
100: Rate of Adults on State Parole in 2007.
101: Parolees Returned to Incarceration in 2007.
102: Percent of Parolees Returned to Incarceration in 2007.
103: State Prison Expenditures in 2001.
104: Annual Operating Costs Per State Prisoner in 2001.
105: Per Capita Annual State Prison Operating Costs in 2001.
106: State and Local Government Employees in Corrections in 2007.
107: State and Local Government Employees in Corrections as a Percent of All State and Local Government Employees in 2007.
108: Correctional Officers and Jailers in 2007.
109: Rate of Correctional Officers and Jailers in 2007.
110: Offenders in State Sex Offender Registries in 2008.
111: Drugs and Alcohol.
112: Methamphetamine Laboratory Seizures in 2007.
113: Federal Methamphetamine Seizures in 2007.
114: Federal Marijuana Seizures in 2007.
115: Federal Cocaine Seizures in 2007.
116: Federal Heroin Seizures in 2007.
117: Percent of Population Who Are Illicit Drug Users: 2006.
118: Percent of Population Who Are Marijuana Users: 2006.
119: Percent of Population Using Illicit Drugs Other Than Marijuana: 2006.
120: Percent of Population Using Pain Medication for Nonmedical Reasons: 2006.
121: Percent of Population Who Are Binge Drinkers: 2006.
122: Percent of Population Reporting Illicit Drug Dependence or Abuse: 2006.
123: Percent of Population Needing But Not Receiving Treatment for Illicit Drug Use: 2006.
124: Percent of Population Reporting Alcohol Dependence or Abuse: 2006.
125: Percent of Population Needing But Not Receiving Treatment for Alcohol Use: 2006.
126: Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions in 2007.
127: Female Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment Programs as a Percent of All Admissions in 2007.
128: White Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment Programs as a Percent of All Admissions in 2007.
129: Black Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment Programs as a Percent of All Admissions in 2007.
130: Hispanic Admissions to Substance Abuse Treatment Programs as a Percent of All Admissions in 2007.
131: Finance.
132: Homeland Security Grants in 2008.
133: Per Capita Homeland Security Grants in 2008.
134: Grants to Police Departments for Bulletproof Vests in 2008.
135: State and Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
136: Per Capita State and Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
137: State and Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
138: State Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
139: Per Capita State Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
140: State Government Expenditures for Justice Activities as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
141: Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
142: Per Capita Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities in 2006.
143: Local Government Expenditures for Justice Activities as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
144: State and Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
145: Per Capita State and Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
146: State and Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
147: State Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
148: Per Capita State Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
149: State Government Expenditures for Police Protection as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
150: Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
151: Per Capita Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection in 2006.
152: Local Government Expenditures for Police Protection as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
153: State and Local Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
154: Per Capita State and Local Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
155: State and Local Government Expenditures for Corrections as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
156: State Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
157: Per Capita State Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
158: State Government Expenditures for Corrections as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
159: Local Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
160: Per Capita Local Government Expenditures for Corrections in 2006.
161: Local Government Expenditures for Corrections as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
162: State and Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
163: Per Capita State and Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
164: State and Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
165: State Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
166: Per Capita State Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
167: State Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
168: Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
169: Per Capita Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services in 2006.
170: Local Government Expenditures for Judicial and Legal Services as a Percent of All Direct General Expenditures in 2006.
171: State and Local Government Judicial and Legal Payroll in 2007.
172: State and Local Government Police Protection Payroll in 2007.
173: State and Local Government Corrections Payroll in 2007.
174: Average Annual Wages of Correctional Officers and Jailers in 2007.
175: Average Annual Wages of Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers in 2007.
176: Average Annual Wages of Detectives and Criminal Investigators in 2007.
177: Average Annual Wages of Private Detectives and Investigators in 2007.
178: Average Annual Wages of Security Guards in 2007.
179: Base Salary for Justices of States’ Highest Courts in 2008.
180: Base Salary for Judges of Intermediate Appellate Courts in 2008.
181: Base Salary for Judges of General Trial Courts in 2008.
182: Juveniles.
183: Reported Arrests of Juveniles in 2007.
184: Reported Juvenile Arrest Rate in 2007.
185: Reported Arrests of Juveniles as a Percent of All Arrests in 2007.
186: Reported Arrests of Juveniles for Crime Index Offenses in 2007.
187: Reported Juvenile Arrest Rate for Crime Index Offenses in 2007.
188: Reported Arrests of Juveniles for Crime Index Offenses as a Percent of All Such Arrests in 2007.
189: Reported Arrests of Juveniles for Violent Crime in 2007.
190: Reported Juvenile Arrest Rate for Violent Crime in 2007.