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Felony Defendants in Large Urban Counties, 2004 - Statistical Tables

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Appendix table B. Most serious arrest charge of felony defendants, by SCPS jurisdiction, 2004

County (State)         Percent of felony defendants within categories
        of most serious arrest charge
Total Violent offenses Property offenses  Drug
 offenses
Public-order offenses
    Total 100 % 22 % 31 % 37 % 10 %
Jefferson (AL) 100 % 11 % 39 % 45 % 6 %
Maricopa (AZ) 100   18   36   37   9  
Pima (AZ) 100   19   36   30   16  
Alameda (CA) 100   19   33   41   8  
Contra Costa (CA) 100   20   43   30   7  
Los Angeles (CA) 100   19   25   47   9  
Orange (CA) 100   15   28   50   7  
Riverside (CA) 100   22   33   38   7  
San Bernardino (CA) 100 % 22 % 40 % 30 % 8 %
San Diego (CA) 100   21   31   39   9  
San Mateo (CA) 100   19   34   35   12  
Santa Clara (CA) 100   20   32   43   5  
Broward (FL) 100   18   32   41   10  
Miami-Dade (FL) 100   26   26   39   9  
Palm Beach (FL) 100   22   33   32   13  
Pinellas (FL) 100   32   26   27   15  
Fulton (GA) 100 % 27 % 35 % 34 % 4 %
Honolulu (HI) 100   13   50   37   0  
Cook (IL) 100   9   21   63   7  
Marion (IN) 100   23   33   28   17  
Baltimore (MD) 100   29   51   19   1  
Montgomery (MD) 100   25   60   15   1  
Wayne (MI) 100   26   35   21   18  
Essex (NJ) 100   23   21   42   14  
Bronx (NY) 100 % 33 % 20 % 39 % 8 %
Kings (NY) 100   41   22   20   17  
Nassau (NY) 100   20   42   20   18  
Queens (NY) 100   28   33   24   15  
Westchester (NY) 100   27   34   24   15  
Franklin (OH) 100   18   36   37   10  
Montgomery (PA) 100   28   28   36   8  
Philadelphia (PA) 100   32   19   44   5  
Shelby (TN) 100 % 29 % 31 % 35 % 5 %
Dallas (TX) 100   22   36   31   12  
El Paso (TX) 100   30   18   40   13  
Harris (TX) 100   21   26   41   12  
Tarrant (TX) 100   21   37   27   16  
Travis (TX) 100   34   23   27   16  
Salt Lake (UT) 100   18   45   28   9  
Fairfax (VA) 100   12   56   20   12  
Note: Detail may not add to 100% because of rounding.

Source: State Court Processing Statistics (SCPS)
  See also Methodology.
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