Crime Trend in Ohio

There were 34,269 violent crimes, 538 murders, 240,291 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Ohio

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 34,269 293.2 [51]
2018 34,426 294.8 [51]
2017 34,683 297.5 [52]
2016 35,759 307.7 [52]
2015 33,898 291.9 [53]
2014 33,130 285.7 [53]
2013 31,904 275.7 [54]
2012 34,827 301.5 [54]
2011 35,484 307.4 [55]
2010 36,306 314.7 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Ohio

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 538 4.6 [51]
2018 596 5.1 [51]
2017 710 6.1 [52]
2016 683 5.9 [52]
2015 500 4.3 [53]
2014 464 4.0 [53]
2013 455 3.9 [54]
2012 478 4.1 [54]
2011 513 4.4 [55]
2010 479 4.2 [55]

The number of robberies in Ohio

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 8,846 75.7 [51]
2018 9,608 82.3 [51]
2017 11,605 99.5 [52]
2016 12,574 108.2 [52]
2015 12,554 108.1 [53]
2014 12,780 110.2 [53]
2013 14,368 124.2 [54]
2012 15,396 133.3 [54]
2011 16,057 139.1 [55]
2010 16,486 142.9 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Ohio

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 19,154 163.9 [51]
2018 18,370 157.3 [51]
2017 16,509 141.6 [52]
2016 16,748 144.1 [52]
2015 15,695 135.1 [53]
2014 14,658 126.4 [53]
2013 14,257 123.2 [54]
2012 15,140 131.0 [54]
2011 15,283 132.4 [55]
2010 15,611 135.3 [55]

The number of property crimes in Ohio

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 240,291 2055.7 [51]
2018 257,848 2208.3 [51]
2017 282,034 2419.1 [52]
2016 300,945 2589.3 [52]
2015 300,525 2587.7 [53]
2014 322,517 2781.0 [53]
2013 338,731 2927.5 [54]
2012 370,435 3206.4 [54]
2011 387,297 3354.7 [55]
2010 376,836 3266.1 [55]

The number of burglaries in Ohio

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 43,894 375.5 [51]
2018 49,456 423.6 [51]
2017 58,573 502.4 [52]
2016 67,081 577.2 [52]
2015 69,303 596.7 [53]
2014 79,466 685.2 [53]
2013 91,433 790.2 [54]
2012 105,312 911.6 [54]
2011 112,709 976.3 [55]
2010 107,125 928.5 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Ohio

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 177,725 1520.4 [51]
2018 188,433 1613.8 [51]
2017 203,208 1743.0 [52]
2016 214,102 1842.1 [52]
2015 213,993 1842.6 [53]
2014 224,942 1939.7 [53]
2013 227,766 1968.5 [54]
2012 245,372 2123.9 [54]
2011 253,520 2195.9 [55]
2010 248,581 2154.5 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Ohio

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 18,672 159.7 [51]
2018 19,959 170.9 [51]
2017 20,253 173.7 [52]
2016 19,762 170.0 [52]
2015 17,229 148.4 [53]
2014 18,109 156.2 [53]
2013 19,532 168.8 [54]
2012 19,751 171.0 [54]
2011 21,068 182.5 [55]
2010 21,130 183.1 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

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