Number of committed crimes in the United States in 2017, by type of crime

Number of committed crimes in the United States 2017, by type This statistic shows the number of committed crimes in the United States in 2017, by type of crime. In 2017, the FBI recorded 135,755 cases of forcible rape.
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Type of crimeNumber of committed crimes
Property crime (total)7,694,086
Larceny-theft 5,519,107
Burglary 1,401,840
Violent crime (total)1,283,220
Aggravated assault 810,825
Motor vehicle theft 773,139
Robbery 135,755
Rape (revised definition)135,755
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 17,284
Type of crimeNumber of committed crimes
Property crime (total)7,694,086
Larceny-theft 5,519,107
Burglary 1,401,840
Violent crime (total)1,283,220
Aggravated assault 810,825
Motor vehicle theft 773,139
Robbery 135,755
Rape (revised definition)135,755
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 17,284
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This statistic shows the number of committed crimes in the United States in 2017, by type of crime. In 2017, the FBI recorded 135,755 cases of forcible rape.
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Release date
September 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
2017
Supplementary notes
Sufficient data for arson are not available to estimate totals for this offense. The violent crime figures include the offenses of murder, rape (revised definition), robbery, and aggravated assault.

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