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


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

Crime rate in Mentor, OH

The 2018 crime rate in Mentor, OH is 108 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.5 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 41.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Mentor crime rate fell by 20% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Mentor has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Mentor, OH is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Mentor:

108.4
Mentor-on-the-Lake:

56.4
Willoughby:

125.5
Painesville:

199.8
Eastlake:

105.8
Fairport Harbor:

193.7
Kirtland:

17.7
Willowick:

75.2
Willoughby Hills:

123.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Mentor by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(23.4)
5
(9.7)
11
(21.2)
11
(21.2)
10
(19.2)
5
(9.6)
9
(19.1)
15
(31.8)
20
(42.6)
6
(12.8)
10
(21.3)
11
(23.6)
17
(36.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
29
(56.5)
15
(29.1)
12
(23.2)
11
(21.2)
19
(36.5)
21
(40.4)
24
(50.9)
27
(57.3)
11
(23.4)
19
(40.6)
11
(23.5)
17
(36.4)
7
(14.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(31.2)
22
(42.7)
20
(38.6)
21
(40.4)
16
(30.8)
14
(27.0)
10
(21.2)
11
(23.3)
12
(25.5)
33
(70.5)
30
(64.0)
44
(94.3)
16
(34.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
159
(309.6)
154
(298.8)
135
(260.7)
135
(260.0)
117
(225.0)
125
(240.7)
159
(336.9)
103
(218.6)
151
(321.4)
101
(215.8)
105
(224.1)
105
(225.0)
40
(84.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,133
(2,206)
948
(1,839)
1,014
(1,958)
969
(1,866)
1,026
(1,973)
1,010
(1,945)
910
(1,928)
1,088
(2,309)
868
(1,848)
945
(2,019)
899
(1,919)
780
(1,672)
654
(1,388)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
93
(181.1)
65
(126.1)
59
(114.0)
71
(136.8)
48
(92.3)
65
(125.2)
58
(122.9)
34
(72.2)
40
(85.1)
17
(36.3)
30
(64.0)
23
(49.3)
15
(31.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(23.4)
11
(21.3)
18
(34.8)
8
(15.4)
16
(30.8)
5
(9.6)
6
(12.7)
4
(8.5)
4
(8.5)
5
(10.7)
6
(12.8)
6
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index166.3129.6141.2135.2134.6129.9145.3160.7149.4139.6134.5135.2108.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 33 registered sex offenders living in Mentor, Ohio as of October 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mentor is 1,417 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Mentor:

64.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Mentor:

88.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Mentor:

65.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Mentor:

72.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Mentor:

67.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Mentor:

72.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Mentor:

55.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Mentor:

43.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Mentor:

52.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Mentor:

52.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Mentor:

56.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Mentor:

45.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Mentor:

67.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Mentor:

60.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Mentor:

50.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Mentor:

48.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Mentor:

91.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Mentor:

136.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Mentor:

150.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Mentor:

149.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Mentor:

169.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Mentor:

170.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Mentor:

182.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Mentor:

164.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Mentor:

157.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Mentor:

165.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Mentor:

167.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Mentor:

170.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Mentor:

199.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Mentor:

170.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Mentor:

179.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Mentor:

200.5
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: 110 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Ohio average:

1.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 110 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Ohio average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 111 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 105 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Ohio average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 105 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 111 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 116 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 116 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Ohio average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 119 (85 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 113 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 111 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 109 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 108 (77 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Ohio average:

2.13

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

Zip codes: 44060.