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


Crime rates in Westerville by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(16.9)
3
(8.6)
2
(5.7)
6
(17.3)
7
(20.1)
7
(19.6)
9
(24.8)
5
(13.5)
3
(8.2)
5
(13.4)
9
(23.8)
9
(25.0)
7
(18.0)
12
(30.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(36.6)
25
(71.4)
17
(48.8)
22
(63.3)
22
(63.0)
13
(36.3)
14
(38.5)
9
(24.3)
9
(24.5)
6
(16.1)
15
(39.6)
8
(22.2)
9
(23.2)
16
(40.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
19
(53.4)
15
(42.9)
13
(37.3)
5
(14.4)
5
(14.3)
6
(16.8)
19
(52.3)
5
(13.5)
1
(2.7)
2
(5.4)
4
(10.6)
0
(0.0)
5
(12.9)
16
(40.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
144
(404.9)
146
(417.2)
151
(433.1)
124
(356.7)
149
(426.8)
158
(441.7)
126
(346.9)
124
(335.4)
105
(286.4)
93
(248.9)
114
(301.3)
81
(224.9)
75
(193.3)
77
(195.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
947
(2,662.7)
949
(2,712.0)
784
(2,248.9)
738
(2,122.9)
753
(2,157.2)
844
(2,359.3)
731
(2,012.7)
769
(2,080.3)
768
(2,094.8)
744
(1,991.3)
694
(1,834.2)
624
(1,732.9)
844
(2,174.8)
851
(2,158.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
29
(81.5)
27
(77.2)
23
(66.0)
25
(71.9)
16
(45.8)
15
(41.9)
6
(16.5)
10
(27.1)
17
(46.4)
9
(24.1)
4
(10.6)
5
(13.9)
16
(41.2)
17
(43.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
11
(30.9)
17
(48.6)
18
(51.6)
18
(51.8)
8
(22.9)
10
(28.0)
11
(30.3)
7
(18.9)
14
(38.2)
17
(45.5)
13
(34.4)
4
(11.1)
5
(12.9)
2
(5.1)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 281.8)180.3186.4152.2151.3157.6158.6159.0129.7122.0115.6128.3112.8127.8148.1

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 22 registered sex offenders living in Westerville, Ohio as of April 19, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Westerville to the number of sex offenders is 1,777 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


City-Data.com crime index in Westerville, OH compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Westerville, OH is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Westerville:

148.1
Minerva Park:

174.2
Worthington:

131.4
New Albany:

55.5
Gahanna:

143.1
Powell:

54.6
Sunbury:

66.5
Columbus:

419.1
Upper Arlington:

80.1
When are crimes committed in Westerville, OH?
Violent crime rate in 2017
Westerville:

71.0
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Westerville:

36.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Westerville:

36.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Westerville:

48.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Westerville:

24.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Westerville:

21.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
Westerville:

32.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Westerville:

81.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Westerville:

46.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Westerville:

58.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Westerville:

56.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Westerville:

48.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Westerville:

71.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Westerville:

63.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Westerville:

54.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Westerville:

43.3
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Westerville:

153.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Westerville:

153.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Westerville:

133.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Westerville:

153.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Westerville:

153.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Westerville:

169.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
Westerville:

175.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Westerville:

172.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Westerville:

212.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Westerville:

200.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Westerville:

188.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Westerville:

209.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Westerville:

230.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Westerville:

231.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Westerville:

250.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Westerville:

220.2
U.S. Average:

337.2

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 2016, including police officers: 102 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Ohio average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 103 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Ohio average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 89 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 85 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Ohio average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 89 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Ohio average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 88 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Ohio average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 87 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Ohio average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 87 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Ohio average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 86 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Ohio average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 85 (71 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 82 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 85 (70 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 79 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.13


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Westerville
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 43081.