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Crime rate in Cleveland, Ohio (OH): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


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Crime rates in Cleveland by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
80
(16.6)
73
(15.6)
78
(16.9)
109
(23.8)
75
(16.6)
90
(20.5)
102
(23.5)
86
(20.0)
81
(19.0)
74
(18.6)
84
(21.3)
55
(14.1)
63
(16.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
619
(128.6)
646
(137.9)
520
(112.5)
478
(104.2)
445
(98.3)
374
(85.0)
423
(97.6)
373
(86.9)
341
(80.0)
354
(89.1)
363
(92.2)
417
(107.1)
482
(124.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3,263
(678.0)
3,167
(676.1)
3,289
(711.5)
3,743
(815.7)
4,288
(947.1)
4,022
(914.3)
3,804
(877.6)
3,555
(828.2)
3,181
(746.6)
3,156
(794.8)
3,252
(825.8)
3,490
(896.8)
2,990
(769.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2,402
(499.1)
2,314
(494.0)
2,096
(453.4)
2,086
(454.6)
2,196
(485.0)
1,958
(445.1)
1,864
(430.0)
1,976
(460.4)
1,922
(451.1)
1,842
(463.9)
1,750
(444.4)
1,789
(459.7)
1,651
(424.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8,096
(1,682.2)
8,048
(1,718.0)
8,120
(1,756.6)
8,598
(1,873.7)
9,650
(2,131.4)
9,050
(2,057.3)
9,102
(2,099.9)
9,226
(2,149.4)
9,854
(2,312.9)
10,706
(2,696.0)
9,740
(2,473.5)
8,259
(2,122.1)
6,948
(1,787.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
13,250
(2,753.1)
12,832
(2,739.3)
13,080
(2,829.6)
13,145
(2,864.6)
12,036
(2,658.4)
11,184
(2,542.5)
10,686
(2,465.3)
10,871
(2,532.6)
10,079
(2,365.7)
10,524
(2,650.2)
10,808
(2,744.7)
10,784
(2,770.9)
10,335
(2,659.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5,499
(1,142.6)
5,198
(1,109.6)
5,808
(1,256.4)
6,800
(1,481.9)
6,534
(1,443.2)
6,782
(1,541.8)
5,283
(1,218.8)
4,031
(939.1)
3,503
(822.2)
4,093
(1,030.7)
3,761
(955.1)
4,125
(1,059.9)
3,838
(987.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
489
(101.6)
461
(98.4)
442
(95.6)
505
(110.0)
502
(110.9)
516
(117.3)
532
(122.7)
401
(93.4)
378
(88.7)
319
(80.3)
302
(76.7)
317
(81.5)
304
(78.2)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5)734.6737.6740.3804.4836.5814.7791.6752.4715.2791.1786.7793.2733.9

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Ohio and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Cleveland, Ohio as of July 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Cleveland to the number of sex offenders is 78,186 to 1.


See how dangerous Cleveland, OH is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cleveland:

733.9
Brooklyn Heights:

52.9
Brooklyn:

368.9
Garfield Heights:

293.2
East Cleveland:

397.3
Linndale:

2,139.5
Cleveland Heights:

211.3
Shaker Heights:

170.3
Seven Hills:

48.3
Violent crime rate in 2014
Cleveland:

729.6
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cleveland:

787.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cleveland:

745.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cleveland:

731.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cleveland:

694.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cleveland:

746.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cleveland:

773.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cleveland:

780.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cleveland:

820.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cleveland:

761.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Cleveland:

705.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Cleveland:

730.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Cleveland:

726.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2014
Cleveland:

618.4
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Cleveland:

699.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cleveland:

750.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cleveland:

800.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cleveland:

681.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cleveland:

675.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cleveland:

703.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cleveland:

745.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cleveland:

751.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cleveland:

716.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Cleveland:

659.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Cleveland:

626.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Cleveland:

625.0
U.S. Average:

336.9

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 1,727 (1,476 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.79
Ohio average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1,709 (1,481 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.76
Ohio average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 1,697 (1,451 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.65
Ohio average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1,805 (1,559 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.66
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 1,908 (1,642 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.83
Ohio average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 1,885 (1,613 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.72
Ohio average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 2,021 (1,655 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.76
Ohio average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 1,962 (1,591 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.59
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 1,998 (1,615 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.59
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 1,957 (1,562 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 2,319 (1,825 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Ohio average:

2.13


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Cleveland

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