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Criminal statistics for the state of Arizona

Total Crime - In 2006, Arizona had a Total Crime Index of 5128.3 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 4.2% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 12.1% since 2000 and down even more in 1995, down 37.6%. Arizona's Total Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Arizona had a Violent Crime Index of 501.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 2.1% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 1.4% since 1983, but down 29.9% since 1993. Arizona's Violent Crime Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Property Crime - Arizona's 2006 Property Crime Index was 4627.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 4.4% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 12.7% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 38.5%. Arizona's Property Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Arizona Murder Rate was 7.5 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 0% from the previous year in 2005. The Murder Rate was up 11.9% since 1989, but down 28.6% since 1994. Arizona's Murder Rate has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Arizona's Forcible Rape Index was 31.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 6.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 10.1% since 2001, but down 31.1% since 1985. Arizona's Forcible Rape Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Arizona was 149.6 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 3.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 14.1% since 1984, but down 22.8% since 1980. Arizona's Robbery Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Aggravated Assault - Arizona's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 312.7 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 0.3% since 1982, but down 38.2% since 1993. Arizona's Aggravated Assault Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Burglary - In 2006, Arizona had a Burglary Index of 925.3 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 2.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Burglary Index was down 8.6% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 57.1%. Arizona's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Arizona was 2813.1 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 5% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 18.4% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1989, down 45%. Arizona's Larceny Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Arizona was 889.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 5% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 149.1% since 1983, but down 23.2% since 1995. Arizona's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.