Crime clearance rate in cities in the United States in 2016

Cities in the U.S. - crime clearance rate 2016 This statistic shows the crime clearance rate in U.S. cities. In 2016, around 34.7 percent of all known forcible rape offenses in U.S. cities were cleared by arrest or by exceptional means.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Percent of offenses cleared by arrest
Murder and  nonnegligent, manslaughter 57.1%
Aggravated assault 51.6%
Rape (revised definition) 34.7%
Robbery 29.1%
Larceny-theft 20.5%
Arson 20.1%
Property crime 18.2%
Burglary 12.4%
Motor vehicle theft 12.2%
Percent of offenses cleared by arrest
Murder and  nonnegligent, manslaughter 57.1%
Aggravated assault 51.6%
Rape (revised definition) 34.7%
Robbery 29.1%
Larceny-theft 20.5%
Arson 20.1%
Property crime 18.2%
Burglary 12.4%
Motor vehicle theft 12.2%
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment
Description Source More information
This statistic shows the crime clearance rate in U.S. cities. In 2016, around 34.7 percent of all known forcible rape offenses in U.S. cities were cleared by arrest or by exceptional means.
Show more
Release date
September 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2016
Supplementary notes
Not all agencies submit reports for arson to the FBI. As a result, the number of reports the FBI uses to compute the percent of offenses cleared for arson is less than the number it uses to compute the percent of offenses cleared for all other offenses.

More information

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Basic Account

Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account

Your perfect start with Statista

  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account

Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax
   (New York residents only).
Leading companies trust Statista:

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Crime in the United States

All Information
in one Presentation

Crime in the United States

Everything On "Crime in the United States" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Crime in the United States"

  • Overview
The most important statistics
  • Violent Crime
The most important statistics
  • Property Crime
The most important statistics
  • Crime Clearance & Arrests
The most important statistics
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Statistics on the topic

Topics

About Statista

Learn more about how Statista can support your business.

Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

News