U.S. Military Crime Rate in Okinawa

Criminal Cases Against SOFA Personnel

This graph shows the total number of criminal cases against SOFA personnel arrested by the Okinawan police in each year.

SOFA (Status of Forces Agreement) personnel means U.S. military servicemembers, civilian employees, and the families.

Criminal Cases Against SOFA Personnel

SOFA Personnel Arrested

This graph shows the total number of SOFA personnel arrested by the Okinawan police in each year.

SOFA Personnel Arrested

SOFA Crime Rate vs. Overall Okinawa Crime Rate

In this graph, blue shows the number of criminal cases brought by the Okinawan police per 1000 SOFA personnel stationed in Okinawa. Red shows the overall number of criminal cases per 1000 Okinawan residents (including SOFA personnel).

SOFA Crime Rate vs. Overall Okinawan Crime Rate

SOFA Arrest Rate vs. Overall Okinawa Arrest Rate

In this graph, blue shows the number of SOFA personnel arrested by the Okinawan police per 1000 SOFA personnel stationed in Okinawa. Red shows the overall number of arrests made by the Okinawan police per 1000 Okinawan residents (including SOFA personnel).

SOFA Arrest Rate vs. Overall Okinawa Arrest Rate

SOFA Population

This graph shows the total number of SOFA personnel in Okinawa.

SOFA Population

Okinawa Population

This graph shows the total number of Okinawan residents, exluding SOFA personnel.

Okinawa Population

Notes

  1. Heinous crimes are defined as murder, robbery, arson and rape.
  2. The crime statistics exclude traffic accidents.

Data Sources

Last updated 26th Feb 2008