In North Carolina, 66.8 percent of the population is White and 21.6 percent is African-American. Hispanics are 7.7 percent of the population of North Carolina, but are counted as White in North Carolina crime statistics.
Source: U.S. Census 2010
In North Carolina, African-Americans commit 47.8 percent of the murders, although they are 21.8 percent of the population.
Over a ten year period, North Carolina homicide statistics show a strange rise in the White percentage of total homicides, and a corresponding decrease in the African-American percentage of homicides.
As we saw in California and Arizona, this is explained by the influx of Hispanics into North Carolina who are counted as “White” in North Carolina crime statistics and whose effect is masked by the pie charts above.
African-Americans are committing 44.5 percent of the rapes in North Carolina. Were it not for the effect of Unknown and Hispanic rapists in the pie chart, the percentage of African-American rapists would be much higher.
What is the color of crime in North Carolina?
57 percent of prisoners in North Carolina are African-Americans. 35 percent of prisoners are White. It should be noted that Hispanics are counted as White.
In other states which keep more accurate statistics, Hispanics commit significantly more crime than Whites, so it is reasonable to assume that only 28 percent of prisoners in North Carolina at a minimum are White.
Crime is black.
Source: Crime in North Carolina, 2009
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