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The following crime statistics have been compiled by the Columbus Police Department and given to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, for the FBI's annual Uniform Crimes Report. The figures below are as stated on the Columbus Police Department's Annual Report.
 
FBI Uniform Crime Report Part One Crimes 2012 2013 Percent
Change
Murder / Manslaughter 17 22 + 29.4%
Rape 31 36 + 16.1%
Robbery 423 481 + 13.7%
Aggravated Assault 528 485 - 8.1%
Burglary 2,709 3,355 + 23.8%
Larceny 7,681 7,965 + 3.7%
Motor Vehicle Theft 844 1,110 + 31.5%
Number of Recovered Stolen Vehicles 402 650 + 61.7%
Number of Persons Arrested      
Males 9,085 8,783 - 3.3%
Females 6,626 3,519 - 3.0%
TOTAL   12,711 12,302 - 3.2%
Family Violence      
Incidents of Reported Family Violence 3,231 3,114 - 3.6%
Traffic Citations & Accidents      
Traffic Accidents (Public Streets) 7,695 7,954 + 3.4%
Traffic Accidents (Private Property) 3,885 4,034 + 3.8%
TOTAL TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS   11,580 11,988 + 3.5%
Hit & Run Accidents 2,220 2,521 + 13.6%
Injuries 2,472 2,254 - 8.8%
Fatalities 24 13 - 45.8%
Traffic Citations 39,419 47,325 + 20.1%
      Warnings 12,895 9,542 - 26.0%
DUI Arrests 981 1,306 + 33.1%
Traffic Accident Arrests 4,400 4,565 + 3.8%
Juvenile Offenses 2012 2013 Percent
Change
Number of Offenses Committed 2,758 2,754 - 0.1%
Number of Juvenile Offenders 1,844 1,862 + 1.0%
      Males 1,181 1,136 - 3.8%
      Females 663 726 + 9.5%
       
Number of Repeat Offenders 1,082 1,008 - 6.8%
Number of Non-Repeat Offenders 690 854 + 23.8%
Number of Juveniles Placed in Detention Home 151 202 + 33.8%
Number of Juveniles Placed in Foster Home 0 2 Not-Cal
Line of Duty Injuries to Police Officers      
Officer Assaulted by Suspect 4 5 + 25%
Motor Vehicle Accidents 14 12 -14.3%
Pursuing Fleeing Suspects 42 43 + 2.4%
Exposed to Contagious Disease or Harmful
Substance
17 8 - 52.9%
Training Exercise 4 12

+ 300%

Other Non-categorized Injuries 102 84 - 17.6%
TOTAL   183 164 - 10.4%