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Crime rate in Defiance, 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 Defiance by Year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(49.7)
21
(129.9)
16
(99.0)
11
(69.1)
11
(68.7)
8
(50.3)
4
(24.2)
12
(72.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(18.7)
3
(18.6)
8
(49.5)
4
(25.1)
4
(25.0)
6
(37.7)
3
(18.2)
4
(24.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(124.4)
8
(49.5)
11
(68.1)
22
(138.1)
4
(25.0)
6
(37.7)
6
(36.4)
10
(60.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
102
(634.2)
86
(531.8)
82
(507.5)
74
(464.6)
60
(374.9)
76
(477.6)
85
(515.0)
102
(613.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
524
(3,258.1)
565
(3,494.1)
692
(4,282.4)
576
(3,616.7)
563
(3,517.4)
575
(3,613.6)
602
(3,647.2)
508
(3,056.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(56.0)
12
(74.2)
4
(24.8)
4
(25.1)
7
(43.7)
5
(31.4)
2
(12.1)
6
(36.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(12.4)
7
(43.3)
4
(24.8)
2
(12.6)
3
(18.7)
3
(18.9)
2
(12.1)
3
(18.0)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.3)250.5316.0317.8270.7238.9240.6215.9246.1
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 95 registered sex offenders living in Defiance, Ohio as of October 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Defiance to the number of sex offenders is 177 to 1.


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

246.1
Napoleon:

313.3
Paulding:

53.5
Archbold:

67.5
Bryan:

23.7
Hicksville:

19.1
Wauseon:

153.7
Violent crime rate in 2012
Defiance:

114.8
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Defiance:

51.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Defiance:

88.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Defiance:

94.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Defiance:

151.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Defiance:

158.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Defiance:

177.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Defiance:

121.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Property crime rate in 2012
Defiance:

282.1
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Defiance:

288.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Defiance:

282.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Defiance:

258.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Defiance:

278.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Defiance:

320.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Defiance:

293.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Defiance:

299.4
U.S. Average:

322.3


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Latest news about crime in Defiance, OH collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

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 rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Ohio average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Ohio average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Ohio average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 31 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Ohio average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 33 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Ohio average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 30 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 28 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 29 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 33 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Ohio average:

2.13


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Defiance

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 43512.


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