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Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Alcohol and Crime: Data from 2002 to 2008

More than half (56%) of alcohol-involved violent incidents known to law enforcement resulted in the arrest of an offender compared to about a third (33%) of other violent offenses

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Table 10. Arrests made in alcohol-involved and other violent incidents known to law enforcement, 2007
Arrest made All Alcohol-involved Other violent

  Total 100.0 % 100.0 % 100.0 %
Yes 35.6 55.7 33.2
No 64.4 44.3 66.8  

Source: National Incident-Based Reporting System, 2007, administered by the FBI as part of the UCR Program. 

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