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Criminal statistics for the state of North Carolina

Total Crime - In 2006, North Carolina had a Total Crime Index of 4596.4 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 1% from the previous year, 2005. The Total Crime Index was up 13.6% since 1984, but down 22% since 1991 North Carolina's Total Crime Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.
Violent Crime - North Carolina had a Violent Crime Index of 475.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 1.4% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 17.8% since 1984, but down 30.2% since 1992. North Carolina's Violent Crime Index has slowly been rising during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - North Carolina's 2006 Property Crime Index was 4120.8 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was up 0.9% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was up 13.1% since 1984, but down 21.3% since 1991. North Carolina's Property Crime Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, increasing slightly.
Murder Rate - The 2006 North Carolina Murder Rate was 6.1 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 9% from the previous year in 2005. The Murder Rate was up 1.6% since 2003, but down 46.5% since 1991. North Carolina's Murder Rate has been declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, North Carolina's Forcible Rape Index was 28.2 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 6.4% from the previous year in 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 30.5% since 1984, but down 21.5% since 1992. North Carolina's Forcible Rape Index has been steadily increasing during the past twenty five years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for North Carolina was 152.5 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 4.6% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 103.8% since 1984, but down 20.8% since 1993. North Carolina's Robbery Index has drastically increased during the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - North Carolina's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 289.1 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 0.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 4.1% since 2003, but down 35.5% since 1992. North Carolina's Aggravated Assault Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Burglary - In 2006, North Carolina had a Burglary Index of 1212.7 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 0.8% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 7.1% since 1984, but down 28.4% since 1991. North Carolina's Burglary Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of North Carolina was 2567.9 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 0.7% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was up 10.1% since 1984, but down 21.4% since 1995. North Carolina's Larceny Theft Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for North Carolina was 340.2 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 0.7% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up a 25 year high of 104.3% in 1983. North Carolina's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.