Crimes, Arrests, & Clearances

Summary: Number of offenses, arrests, clearances

This database reports the number of offenses (murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson) and auxiliary offense data (e.g., burglary: forcible entry, unlawful entry, and attempted entry) for each agency reporting data to the Uniform Crime Reporting Program (UCR) in U.S. States. See crime definitions for crime descriptions.


The database also reports the number of reported offenses cleared by arrest or exceptional means and the number of clearances which involved only juveniles (under 18 years of age). The category "total offenses cleared by an arrest" do not contain data for the years 1960-1963.

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Geographic Coverage: U.S., Counties, City or Other Local Government

Periodicity: Annually

Series Begins/Ends: 1960 - 2014

Data Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation

Updated:  May 20, 2016 Next update: Nov. 01, 2018

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