Mercer

UCR and Other Offenses

Mercer
count
Murder Offenses (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 0.0 0
1998 0.0 0
1999 0.0 0
2000 0.0 0
2001 11.8 2
2002 0.0 0
2003 0.0 0
2004 0.0 0
2005 0.0 0
2006 0.0 0
2007 0.0 0
2008 6.0 1
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 30.5 5
Criminal Sexual Assault Offenses (Rate)
1996 70.5 12
1997 94.1 16
1998 41.2 7
1999 82.6 14
2000 94.5 16
2001 82.8 14
2002 82.8 14
2003 101.0 17
2004 77.4 13
2005 77.9 13
2006 90.1 15
2007 84.3 14
2008 72.1 12
2009 73.0 12
2010 48.7 8
2011 61.1 10
Robbery Offenses (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 11.8 2
1998 5.9 1
1999 5.9 1
2000 0.0 0
2001 5.9 1
2002 5.9 1
2003 17.8 3
2004 6.0 1
2005 0.0 0
2006 6.0 1
2007 0.0 0
2008 6.0 1
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 6.1 1
Aggravated Assault Offenses (Rate)
1996 546.2 93
1997 241.0 41
1998 276.8 47
1999 295.0 50
2000 342.4 58
2001 171.5 29
2002 319.3 54
2003 421.9 71
2004 279.8 47
2005 377.4 63
2006 186.3 31
2007 391.6 65
2008 324.3 54
2009 304.2 50
2010 176.5 29
2011 122.2 20
Larceny-Theft Offenses (Rate)
1996 834.0 142
1997 1017.0 173
1998 1119.0 190
1999 1445.6 245
2000 1115.9 189
2001 946.2 160
2002 679.9 115
2003 766.5 129
2004 780.0 131
2005 886.5 148
2006 594.9 99
2007 771.2 128
2008 991.0 165
2009 839.5 138
2010 919.2 151
2011 830.7 136
Burglary Offenses (Rate)
1996 381.8 65
1997 335.1 57
1998 241.5 41
1999 312.7 53
2000 206.6 35
2001 325.3 55
2002 183.3 31
2003 160.4 27
2004 101.2 17
2005 311.5 52
2006 396.6 66
2007 602.5 100
2008 510.5 85
2009 164.3 27
2010 487.0 80
2011 397.0 65
Motor Vehicle Theft Offenses (Rate)
1996 11.7 2
1997 76.4 13
1998 82.5 14
1999 88.5 15
2000 59.0 10
2001 71.0 12
2002 29.6 5
2003 83.2 14
2004 47.6 8
2005 35.9 6
2006 42.1 7
2007 126.5 21
2008 132.1 22
2009 42.6 7
2010 73.0 12
2011 18.3 3
Arson Offenses (Rate)
1996 11.7 2
1997 29.4 5
1998 5.9 1
1999 17.7 3
2000 17.7 3
2001 17.7 3
2002 17.7 3
2003 0.0 0
2004 6.0 1
2005 6.0 1
2006 0.0 0
2007 0.0 0
2008 6.0 1
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 0.0 0
Reported Domestic Offenses (Rate)
1996 511.0 87
1997 323.3 55
1998 182.6 31
1999 300.9 51
2000 188.9 32
2001 230.6 39
2002 413.9 70
2003 279.3 47
2004 196.5 33
2005 161.7 27
2006 174.3 29
2007 295.2 49
2008 168.2 28
2009 212.9 35
2010 146.1 24
2011 116.1 19

UCR and Drug Arrests

Mercer
count
Murder Arrests (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 0.0 0
1998 0.0 0
1999 0.0 0
2000 0.0 0
2001 5.9 1
2002 0.0 0
2003 0.0 0
2004 0.0 0
2005 0.0 0
2006 0.0 0
2007 0.0 0
2008 0.0 0
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 0.0 0
Criminal Sexual Assault Arrests (Rate)
1996 41.1 7
1997 23.5 4
1998 5.9 1
1999 5.9 1
2000 47.2 8
2001 23.7 4
2002 41.4 7
2003 59.4 10
2004 65.5 11
2005 35.9 6
2006 66.1 11
2007 30.1 5
2008 36.0 6
2009 42.6 7
2010 18.3 3
2011 12.2 2
Robbery Arrests (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 29.4 5
1998 0.0 0
1999 0.0 0
2000 0.0 0
2001 0.0 0
2002 0.0 0
2003 11.9 2
2004 0.0 0
2005 0.0 0
2006 12.0 2
2007 0.0 0
2008 0.0 0
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 0.0 0
Aggravated Assault Arrests (Rate)
1996 375.9 64
1997 105.8 18
1998 170.8 29
1999 123.9 21
2000 177.1 30
2001 100.5 17
2002 153.7 26
2003 237.7 40
2004 214.3 36
2005 107.8 18
2006 90.1 15
2007 241.0 40
2008 162.2 27
2009 285.9 47
2010 133.9 22
2011 79.4 13
Larceny-Theft Arrests (Rate)
1996 23.5 4
1997 76.4 13
1998 100.1 17
1999 159.3 27
2000 100.4 17
2001 100.5 17
2002 53.2 9
2003 71.3 12
2004 131.0 22
2005 47.9 8
2006 90.1 15
2007 48.2 8
2008 192.2 32
2009 146.0 24
2010 249.6 41
2011 103.8 17
Burglary Arrests (Rate)
1996 70.5 12
1997 17.6 3
1998 88.3 15
1999 47.2 8
2000 53.1 9
2001 47.3 8
2002 35.5 6
2003 53.5 9
2004 29.8 5
2005 107.8 18
2006 72.1 12
2007 42.2 7
2008 120.1 20
2009 18.3 3
2010 188.7 31
2011 30.5 5
Motor Vehicle Theft Arrests (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 11.8 2
1998 11.8 2
1999 0.0 0
2000 0.0 0
2001 0.0 0
2002 47.3 8
2003 5.9 1
2004 11.9 2
2005 0.0 0
2006 0.0 0
2007 54.2 9
2008 6.0 1
2009 0.0 0
2010 18.3 3
2011 0.0 0
Arson Arrests (Rate)
1996 5.9 1
1997 29.4 5
1998 11.8 2
1999 11.8 2
2000 5.9 1
2001 11.8 2
2002 11.8 2
2003 0.0 0
2004 0.0 0
2005 0.0 0
2006 0.0 0
2007 12.0 2
2008 12.0 2
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 6.1 1
Cannabis Control Act Arrests (Rate)
1996 358.3 61
1997 276.3 47
1998 512.4 87
1999 306.8 52
2000 372.0 63
2001 331.2 56
2002 319.3 54
2003 291.2 49
2004 381.1 64
2005 263.6 44
2006 390.6 65
2007 337.4 56
2008 276.3 46
2009 292.0 48
2010 249.6 41
2011 201.6 33
Controlled Substance Act Arrests (Rate)
1996 41.1 7
1997 117.6 20
1998 41.2 7
1999 11.8 2
2000 59.0 10
2001 118.3 20
2002 88.7 15
2003 53.5 9
2004 89.3 15
2005 59.9 10
2006 78.1 13
2007 138.6 23
2008 84.1 14
2009 73.0 12
2010 85.2 14
2011 97.7 16
Hypodermic Syringes and Needles Act Arrests (Rate)
1996 0.0 0
1997 0.0 0
1998 0.0 0
1999 0.0 0
2000 0.0 0
2001 0.0 0
2002 0.0 0
2003 0.0 0
2004 0.0 0
2005 12.0 2
2006 0.0 0
2007 0.0 0
2008 0.0 0
2009 0.0 0
2010 0.0 0
2011 0.0 0
Drug Paraphernalia Control Act Arrests (Rate)
1996 328.9 56
1997 341.0 58
1998 806.9 137
1999 277.3 47
2000 419.2 71
2001 343.0 58
2002 272.0 46
2003 303.0 51
2004 416.8 70
2005 239.6 40
2006 342.5 57
2007 283.2 47
2008 246.2 41
2009 298.1 49
2010 286.1 47
2011 219.9 36

Courts

Mercer
count
Criminal Filings - Felony (Rate)
1997 634.9 108
1998 559.5 95
1999 489.7 83
2000 543.2 92
2001 615.0 104
2002 473.0 80
2003 481.3 81
2004 559.7 94
2005 521.1 87
2006 576.9 96
2007 801.3 133
2008 642.6 107
2009 736.1 121
2010 840.0 138
2011 671.9 110
2012 739.9 120
Criminal Filings - Misdemeanor (Rate)
1997 1263.9 215
1998 1678.5 285
1999 1492.8 253
2000 1659.1 281
2001 1768.2 299
2002 1495.8 253
2003 1657.9 279
2004 1673.1 281
2005 1335.8 223
2006 1442.1 240
2007 1464.0 243
2008 1579.6 263
2009 1466.1 241
2010 1333.1 219
2011 1087.3 178
2012 1381.1 224
Total Filings (Crim & Non-Crim) (Rate)
1997 14966.8 2546
1998 15566.3 2643
1999 14762.8 2502
2000 14500.8 2456
2001 14772.3 2498
2002 15608.4 2640
2003 16364.6 2754
2004 16641.9 2795
2005 15017.4 2507
2006 16109.8 2681
2007 17068.3 2833
2008 21153.2 3522
2009 22654.8 3724
2010 16800.6 2760
2011 17641.0 2888
2012 17035.6 2763
Convicted Individuals (Rate)
1997 388.0 66
1998 318.0 54
1999 365.8 62
2000 330.6 56
2001 277.9 47
2002 242.4 41
2003 249.6 42
2004 416.8 70
2005 287.5 48
2006 312.5 52
2007 433.8 72
2008 378.4 63
2010 377.4 62
2011 458.1 75
2012 345.3 56
Felony Probation Caseloads (Rate)
1997 393.9 67
1998 447.6 76
1999 472.0 80
2000 295.2 50
2001 396.2 67
2002 348.8 59
2003 362.5 61
2004 315.6 53
2005 323.5 54
2006 318.5 53
2007 343.4 57
2008 384.4 64
2009 389.3 64
2010 347.0 57
2011 470.3 77
2012 443.9 72
Misdemeanor Probation Caseloads (Rate)
2009 267.7 44
2010 188.7 31
2011 189.4 31
2012 209.6 34
Orders of Protection (Rate)
2001 455.4 77
2002 467.1 79
2003 469.4 79
2004 512.1 86
2005 419.3 70
2006 384.6 64
2007 518.1 86
2008 354.4 59
2009 352.8 58
2010 432.2 71
2011 397.0 65
2012 357.6 58

County Jails

Mercer
count
County Jail Bookings (Rate)
1996 2989.5 509
1997 2792.3 475
1998 3498.4 594
1999 3292.4 558
2000 3377.2 572
2001 4098.2 693
2002 6125.1 1036
2003 4236.7 713
2004 5025.3 844
2005 5037.7 841
2006 6832.1 1137
2007 6723.7 1116
2008 7843.8 1306
2009 7373.2 1212
2010 7697.0 1265
2011 6294.7 1030
County Jail Average Daily Population (Rate)
1996 82.2 14
1997 64.7 11
1998 94.2 16
1999 92.6 16
2000 73.2 12
2001 82.8 14
2002 70.9 12
2003 57.0 10
2004 188.7 32
2005 207.3 35
2006 219.3 36
2007 229.5 38
2008 248.0 41
2009 214.7 35
2010 261.6 43
2011 198.0 32

Corrections

Mercer
count
New Court Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 58.8 10
1998 94.2 16
1999 76.7 13
2000 100.4 17
2001 59.1 10
2002 82.8 14
2003 71.3 12
2004 119.1 20
2005 77.9 13
2006 90.1 15
2007 120.5 20
2008 126.1 21
2009 170.3 28
2010 97.4 16
2011 164.9 27
2012 98.6 16
Technical Violation/Other Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 0.0 0
1998 11.8 2
1999 5.9 1
2000 11.8 2
2001 47.3 8
2002 17.7 3
2003 17.8 3
2004 17.9 3
2005 41.9 7
2006 30.0 5
2007 36.1 6
2008 18.0 3
2009 42.6 7
2010 24.3 4
2011 24.4 4
2012 30.8 5
New Person Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 23.5 4
1998 29.4 5
1999 11.8 2
2000 17.7 3
2001 0.0 0
2002 17.7 3
2003 17.8 3
2004 11.9 2
2005 0.0 0
2006 24.0 4
2007 6.0 1
2008 18.0 3
2009 36.5 6
2010 30.4 5
2011 24.4 4
2012 24.7 4
New Property Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 17.6 3
1998 29.4 5
1999 17.7 3
2000 35.4 6
2001 29.6 5
2002 29.6 5
2003 5.9 1
2004 41.7 7
2005 12.0 2
2006 30.0 5
2007 12.0 2
2008 48.0 8
2009 85.2 14
2010 30.4 5
2011 91.6 15
2012 24.7 4
New Sex Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 5.9 1
1998 5.9 1
1999 17.7 3
2000 11.8 2
2001 11.8 2
2002 23.6 4
2003 17.8 3
2004 17.9 3
2005 35.9 6
2006 18.0 3
2007 30.1 5
2008 0.0 0
2009 12.2 2
2010 18.3 3
2011 12.2 2
2012 6.2 1
New Drug Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 11.8 2
1998 23.6 4
1999 17.7 3
2000 17.7 3
2001 0.0 0
2002 5.9 1
2003 23.8 4
2004 35.7 6
2005 12.0 2
2006 6.0 1
2007 54.2 9
2008 42.0 7
2009 30.4 5
2010 12.2 2
2011 30.5 5
2012 30.8 5
New "Other" Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 0.0 0
1998 5.9 1
1999 11.8 2
2000 17.7 3
2001 17.7 3
2002 5.9 1
2003 5.9 1
2004 11.9 2
2005 18.0 3
2006 12.0 2
2007 18.1 3
2008 18.0 3
2009 6.1 1
2010 6.1 1
2011 6.1 1
2012 12.3 2
New Violent Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 29.4 5
1998 35.3 6
1999 29.5 5
2000 29.5 5
2001 11.8 2
2002 41.4 7
2003 35.7 6
2004 29.8 5
2005 30.0 5
2006 42.1 7
2007 36.1 6
2008 18.0 3
2009 42.6 7
2010 42.6 7
2011 30.5 5
2012 30.8 5
New Non-Violent Offense Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 29.4 5
1998 58.9 10
1999 47.2 8
2000 70.9 12
2001 47.3 8
2002 41.4 7
2003 35.7 6
2004 89.3 15
2005 47.9 8
2006 48.1 8
2007 84.3 14
2008 108.1 18
2009 127.8 21
2010 54.8 9
2011 134.4 22
2012 67.8 11
New Male Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 58.8 10
1998 88.3 15
1999 76.7 13
2000 88.6 15
2001 47.3 8
2002 82.8 14
2003 71.3 12
2004 107.2 18
2005 71.9 12
2006 90.1 15
2007 108.4 18
2008 114.1 19
2009 158.2 26
2010 79.1 13
2011 146.6 24
2012 92.5 15
New Female Admissions to IDOC (Rate)
1997 0.0 0
1998 5.9 1
1999 0.0 0
2000 11.8 2
2001 11.8 2
2002 0.0 0
2003 0.0 0
2004 11.9 2
2005 6.0 1
2006 0.0 0
2007 12.0 2
2008 12.0 2
2009 12.2 2
2010 18.3 3
2011 18.3 3
2012 6.2 1

Drug Treatment

Mercer
count
Illicit Drug Treatment Admissions (Rate)
1994 99.5 17
1995 70.2 12
1996 129.2 22
1997 147.0 25
1998 135.5 23
1999 123.9 21
2000 206.6 35
2001 159.7 27
2002 171.5 29
2003 457.5 77
2004 232.2 39
2005 407.3 68
2006 372.6 62
2007 325.3 54
2008 240.2 40
2009 182.5 30
Total Drug Treatment Admissions (Rate)
1994 684.9 117
1995 614.6 105
1996 540.4 92
1997 787.7 134
1998 465.3 79
1999 637.2 108
2000 684.9 116
2001 721.5 122
2002 750.9 127
2003 956.7 161
2004 690.7 116
2005 874.6 146
2006 745.1 124
2007 560.3 93
2008 546.5 91
2009 413.7 68

Risk Factors

Mercer
count
County Unemployment (Rate)
1997 5.1 459
1998 4.9 450
1999 6.4 600
2000 5.6 497
2001 5.7 494
2002 6.9 599
2003 7.1 611
2004 6.7 588
2005 5.7 507
2006 5.6 507
2007 5.7 509
2008 6.9 611
2009 10.1 872
2010 10.8 946
2011 8.8 759
2012 8.2 702
People in Poverty (Rate)
1997 9717.2 1653
1998 9264.4 1573
1999 8278.3 1403
2000 8153.7 1381
2001 8072.1 1365
2002 8170.7 1382
2003 8628.0 1452
2004 8585.9 1442
2005 8038.8 1342
2006 9157.6 1524
2007 7874.4 1307
2008 9135.1 1521
2009 9155.6 1505
2010 11096.9 1823
2011 9156.4 1499