Southern United States Crime Statistics for 2008

The FBI keeps statistics every year on crime in America. Their analysis is called the Annual Uniform Crime Report. Part of the report is the number of crimes reported by region. For the “South”, here are the statistics on specific crimes reported to the police:

Arson – down 1.1%
Grand Theft Auto – down 9%
Theft – up .1%
Burglary – up 2.8%
Robbery – down 1.4%
Rape – down 3.4
Homicide – down 6.7%
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