Number of arrests for all offenses in the United States from 1990 to 2016

USA - number of arrests for all offenses 1990-2016 This graph shows the number of arrests for all offenses in the United States between 1990 and 2016. In 2016, the number of arrests amounted to 10,662,252.
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Number of arrests
199014,195,100
199114,211,900
199214,075,100
199314,036,300
199414,648,700
199515,119,800
199615,168,100
199715,284,300
199814,528,300
199914,031,100
200013,980,300
200113,699,300
200213,741,400
200313,639,500
200413,938,071
200514,094,186
200614,380,370
200714,209,365
200814,005,615
200913,687,241
201013,120,947
201112,408,899
201212,196,959
201311,302,102
201411,205,833
201510,797,088
201610,662,252
Number of arrests
199014,195,100
199114,211,900
199214,075,100
199314,036,300
199414,648,700
199515,119,800
199615,168,100
199715,284,300
199814,528,300
199914,031,100
200013,980,300
200113,699,300
200213,741,400
200313,639,500
200413,938,071
200514,094,186
200614,380,370
200714,209,365
200814,005,615
200913,687,241
201013,120,947
201112,408,899
201212,196,959
201311,302,102
201411,205,833
201510,797,088
201610,662,252
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This graph shows the number of arrests for all offenses in the United States between 1990 and 2016. In 2016, the number of arrests amounted to 10,662,252.
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Release date
September 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
1990 to 2016
Supplementary notes
The number of arrests presented differ from other published numbers because of weighting. The weighting procedure calculates the proportion of all arrests attributable to an age group and multiplies this percentage by the total estimated number of arrests to determine an estimated count.

The data from previous years can be accessed at the Uniform Crime Reports section on the Website of the FBI.

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