|Number of crimes||Rate of crimes per 1,000 students|
|Student characteristic||Total||Theft||Violent||Serious violent1||Total||Theft||Violent||Serious violent1|
|Away from school|
|Less than $15,000||116,000||30,700||85,300||21,000||!||77||20||57||14||!|
|$75,000 or more||264,500||159,300||105,200||49,700||!||35||21||14||7||!|
|! Interpret data with caution. Estimate based on 10 or fewer sample cases.
1 Serious violent crimes are also included in violent crimes.
2 Other includes Asians, Pacific Islanders, and American Indians (including Alaska Natives). Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity.
NOTE: Serious violent crimes include rape, sexual assault, robbery, and aggravated assault. Violent crimes include serious violent crimes and simple assault. Theft includes purse snatching, pickpocketing, all burglaries, attempted forcible entry, and all attempted and completed thefts except motor vehicle thefts. Theft does not include robbery in which threat or use of force is involved. Total crimes include violent crimes and theft. Although Indicators 2 and 3 present information on similar topics, the survey sources for these two indicators differ with respect to time coverage and administration. For more information on these two surveys, please see appendix A. Population size is 26,314,000 students ages 12–18 in 2008. Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding and missing data on student characteristics. Estimates of number of crimes are rounded to the nearest 100.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS), 2008.