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Alachua County Crime Report (1997)

Total Crime (1997)
Population: 208,125
# of Total Crime: 18,530
Firearm Involved**: 546
Rate*: 208,125

Type of Crime Alachua County Florida
TotalAll** 18,5308,903.3 1,073,7577,298.1
Property Crimes 16,074 7,723.2 922,956 6,273.1
Violent Crimes** 2,456 1,180.1 150,801 1,025.0
Firearm Involved Violent Crimes 546 262.3 35,161 239.0
MurderAll115.3 1,0146.9
Firearm Involved41.9 6344.3
Forcible Sex OffensesAll268128.8 13,22489.9
Firearm Involved83.8 3712.5
RobberyAll477229.2 40,703276.6
Firearm Involved19794.7 15,707106.8
Aggravated AssaultAll1,700816.8 95,860651.5
Firearm Involved337161.9 18,436125.3
All00.0 850.6
Firearm Involved00.0 130.1
Motor Vehicle Theft1,237594.4 108,872740.0
Burglary3,6731,764.8 214,8941,460.6
Larceny11,1645,364.1 599,1904,072.5

Without FirearmFirearm Involved
Manslaughter 0 0
Murder 7 4
Forcible Sex Offenses 260 8
Robbery 280 197
Aggravated Assault 1,363 337

*: Per 100,000 population.
**: Does not include manslaughter.
***: Total crime does not include manslaughter .
DNR: Did not report.

Note: Florida has adopted a "Forcible Sex Offense" category that is not used at the Federal level. Florida's Forcible Sex Offenses (FSO) include forcible rape, attempted rape, forcible sodomy, and forcible fondling. Users of this site will note that various reports will use either a Forcible Rape or a FSO category in Index Offenses. When Forcible Rape is presented it includes rape and attempted rape only while forcible sodomy and forcible fondling are included in aggravated assault.

Note: Percent changes in number and rate should be interpreted with caution. In small counties with low numbers of crime, a small increase in crime can produce a large percent change.

Note: Dade County was renamed "Miami-Dade County" in 1997. All county and jurisdictional data 1998 to date reflects this change. This change affects the alphabetical order of Miami-Dade County. Please note this change when downloading time series data earlier than 1998.

SOURCE: Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Crime in Florida, Florida uniform crime report [Computer program]. Tallahassee, FL: FDLE.

Source: Florida Department of Law Enforcement  
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