ACS Census Data (2010 - 2014)

Local Population (percentage by race/ethnicity)

This graph reflects the racial composition of the jurisdiction at the time of the last census (2010 - 2014). It is included for comparative purposes. The actual local population estimate within a given jurisdiction may vary significantly from census figures.

Toggle on or off racial/ethnic groups.

Tabular view of census data



Traffic Stops

Traffic Stops (percentage by race/ethnicity)

These graphs reflect the racial composition of drivers stopped by law enforcement officers in the jurisdiction since the department began reporting its data to the state.

Adjusting the drop down menu will display the racial breakdown of stops on a year-by-year basis. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation.

Longitudinal view of annual traffic stops

Drag the cursor over the graph to see the racial/ethnic breakdown for any given year. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual raw counts from the NC Department of Justice.

Departmental Search Rate

Average Departmental Search Rate For Vehicle Stops

This graph is a longitudinal representation of the average departmental search rate for vehicle stops since the department began reporting its data to the state. The black line represents the overall search rate for all motorists.

Drag the cursor over the graph to see the racial/ethnic breakdown for any given year. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual stop/search counts from the NC Department of Justice.

Search Data by Race/Ethnicity

These graphs reflect the ethnic composition of drivers searched by law enforcement officers in the jurisdiction since the department began reporting its data to the state.

Adjusting the drop down menu will display the racial breakdown of stops on a year-by-year basis. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation.

Longitudinal view of annual percent of search by race/ethnicity

Drag the cursor over the graph to see the racial/ethnic breakdown for any given year. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual raw counts from the NC Department of Justice.

Likelihood of Search by "Stop Cause"

This graph displays the likelihood of one ethnic group being searched as compared to another group for a given stop cause. Adjusting the drop down menu will display the likelihood of search relative to another racial or ethnic group on a year-by-year basis.

Click the colored circles above the graph to display the comparisons between various racial and ethnic groups. Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual raw counts from the NC Department of Justice.

Contraband "Hit-Rate"

This graph displays the percentage of searches that uncovered contraband for a given racial or ethnic group. Adjusting the drop down menu will display the hit rate on a year-by-year basis.

Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual raw counts from the NC Department of Justice.

"Use-of-force" Data by Race/Ethnicity

These graphs reflect the racial composition of drivers against whom law enforcement officers in the jurisdiction reported using force since the department began reporting its data to the NC Department of Justice.

Adjusting the drop down menu will display the racial breakdown of use-of-force incidents on a year-by-year basis.

Longitudinal view of annual use-of-force by race/ethnicity

Some percentages may be based on low levels of observation. Click the "Data" tab to review the actual raw counts from the NC Department of Justice.