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


City-Data.com crime index in Kettering, OH compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Kettering, OH

The 2018 crime rate in Kettering, OH was 116 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 2.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 44.4% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Kettering crime rate fell by 13% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Kettering has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.
See how dangerous Kettering, OH is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Kettering:

116.1
Oakwood:

131.2
Moraine:

772.1
Centerville:

68.9
Dayton:

571.7
Beavercreek:

152.0
Bellbrook:

90.7
West Carrollton:

210.4
Riverside:

88.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Kettering by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
30
(53.6)
23
(41.4)
12
(22.1)
20
(37.2)
24
(45.0)
16
(30.2)
23
(40.9)
22
(39.0)
24
(42.9)
16
(28.7)
24
(43.2)
26
(46.9)
23
(41.7)
19
(34.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
32
(57.2)
21
(37.8)
39
(71.9)
32
(59.6)
28
(52.5)
25
(47.2)
26
(46.3)
20
(35.4)
15
(26.8)
18
(32.3)
35
(63.0)
26
(46.9)
26
(47.1)
16
(29.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(14.3)
22
(39.6)
26
(47.9)
10
(18.6)
17
(31.9)
20
(37.8)
15
(26.7)
8
(14.2)
13
(23.3)
19
(34.1)
11
(19.8)
21
(37.9)
21
(38.1)
19
(34.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
347
(620.4)
296
(532.9)
245
(451.6)
309
(575.3)
344
(645.5)
362
(683.9)
301
(535.5)
317
(561.8)
337
(602.8)
229
(410.6)
230
(413.9)
223
(402.6)
192
(348.1)
168
(305.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,428
(2,553)
1,278
(2,301)
1,212
(2,234)
1,129
(2,102)
1,039
(1,950)
887
(1,676)
907
(1,614)
935
(1,657)
890
(1,592)
810
(1,452)
801
(1,441)
732
(1,322)
616
(1,117)
631
(1,146)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
135
(241.4)
121
(217.8)
145
(267.3)
87
(162.0)
76
(142.6)
51
(96.4)
58
(103.2)
39
(69.1)
60
(107.3)
40
(71.7)
52
(93.6)
53
(95.7)
52
(94.3)
39
(70.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(16.1)
26
(46.8)
17
(31.3)
9
(16.8)
13
(24.4)
11
(20.8)
8
(14.2)
11
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
16
(28.8)
10
(18.1)
3
(5.4)
8
(14.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)238.5199.1194.9188.7192.8168.5162.2155.8165.1132.0155.1147.9131.7116.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes 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 26 registered sex offenders living in Kettering, Ohio as of February 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Kettering is 2,137 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Kettering:

66.3
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Kettering:

84.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Kettering:

89.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Kettering:

88.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Kettering:

61.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Kettering:

71.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Kettering:

63.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Kettering:

77.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Kettering:

72.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Kettering:

87.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Kettering:

76.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Kettering:

85.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Kettering:

80.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Kettering:

100.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Kettering:

97.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Kettering:

66.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Kettering:

90.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Kettering:

129.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Kettering:

139.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Kettering:

161.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Kettering:

168.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Kettering:

165.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Kettering:

216.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Kettering:

205.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Kettering:

203.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Kettering:

235.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Kettering:

248.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Kettering:

244.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Kettering:

242.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Kettering:

254.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Kettering:

288.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Kettering:

276.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Kettering:

290.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Kettering:

253.5
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 109 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Ohio average:

1.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 99 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Ohio average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 110 (83 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 103 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Ohio average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 112 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Ohio average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 105 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Ohio average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 109 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 117 (85 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 111 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 110 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Ohio average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 106 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 111 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 111 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 110 (83 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 109 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Ohio average:

2.13

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Kettering, OH
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 45439.