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Title: Crime in Hawaii, 1980 - A Review of Uniform Crime Reports
Corporate Author: Hawaii Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 75
Sponsoring Agency: Hawaii Criminal Justice Statistical Analysis Ctr
Honolulu, HI 96813
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report summarizes statistics on crime in the State and counties of Hawaii to assist lawmakers, local government and law enforcement officials, and other administrators in making decisions in their respective fields.
Abstract: Statistics are presented on index crimes, personal and property crimes, value of property stolen, arrests reported for index crimes, total arrests reported, narcotic drug arrests, and gambling arrests. Data on the age, sex, and race of offenders, both adults and juveniles, are also provided. Overall, crime in Hawaii has increased significantly in 1980. All crime index offenses, with the exception of motor vehicle theft, increased during the period 1979-80. A total of 11,238 arrests were made for index crimes in 1980, with juvenile arrests accounting for 29.7 percent of all persons arrested for the year. A total of 2,441 arrests for drug violations were reported in 1980, as well as 1,017 arrests on charges of gambling. Tables, charts, graphs, and uniform crime reporting definitions are included.
Index Term(s): Arrest statistics; Crime Statistics; Hawaii; Index crimes; Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program
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