Inmate statistics | Offenses

Inmate statistics: Offenses

Chart Label Offense # of Inmates % of Inmates
a Banking and Insurance, Counterfeit, Embezzlement 398 0.2%
b Burglary, Larceny, Property Offenses 8,176 5.0%
c Continuing Criminal Enterprise 336 0.2%
d Courts or Corrections 720 0.4%
e Drug Offenses 74,570 45.3%
f Extortion, Fraud, Bribery 10,257 6.2%
g Homicide, Aggravated Assault, and Kidnapping Offenses 5,335 3.2%
h Immigration 10,394 6.3%
i Miscellaneous 1,111 0.7%
j National Security 53 0.0%
k Robbery 5,754 3.5%
l Sex Offenses 16,664 10.1%
m Weapons, Explosives, Arson 30,971 18.8%

1.Drug offense. A drug offense refers to the possession, use, sale or furnishing of any drug or intoxicating substance or drug paraphernalia, that is prohibited by law. Most drug offenses are felonies. The most common defense raised is to challenge the search and seizure that resulted in the police finding the drugs

2.Weapons, Explosives, Arson. A person commits the criminal offense of unlawful possession, control, or ownership of      firearms, ammunition, explosives, or weapons when he or she unlawfully possesses, controls, or owns a firearm, ammunition, explosive, or weapon.

3.Sex Offenses. The common sex offenses fall into the following categories: Crimes against adults: rape, sexual assault and marital rape. Crimes against relatives: incest. Crimes against children: pornography, exploitation, molestation, abduction.

Statistics based on prior month’s data — — Last Updated: Saturday, 24 August 2019

source:https://www.bop.gov/about/statistics/statistics_inmate_offenses.jsp

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