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Table 1 Characteristics of crime data provided by the Durham Police Department for the period between April 1, 2006, and December 31, 2012. We use “Violent Crime,” “Drug-Related Crime,” and “Burglary” as major categories of crime for this project. “Other Crime” refers to all crimes not included in our analysis. Each crime type is calculated as a count (proportion). Column percentages may not sum to 100% due to rounding

From: Estimating exposure to neighborhood crime by race and ethnicity for public health research

Total Reported Crimes 167,162
Violent Crime 21,658 (13.0%)
 Aggravated Assault 4721 (2.8%)
 Homicide 147 (0.1%)
 Rape 497 (0.3%)
 Robbery 5154 (3.1%)
 Sexual Assault 814 (0.5%)
 Simple Assault 10,325 (6.2%)
Drug-Related Crime 10,552 (6.3%)
 Drug Equipment/Paraphernalia 1196 (0.7%)
 Drug/Narcotic Violations 9356 (5.6%)
Burglary 23,976 (14.3%)
Other Crime 110,976 (66.4%)