Hamilton County, OH Arrest Records

Hamilton County, OH is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.23 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Ross, Clermont, Stark, Lawrence, Seneca counties in Ohio.
Hamilton County, OH property crime rate is 3.39 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 2,163 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 32.89% compared to 2015.

Hamilton County, OH Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hamilton County in 2016 decreased by 32.8% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 203 to 183 while non-violent crime decreased by 33.92% from 4,151 to 2,743.

5 Crimes In Hamilton County, OH in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 2,163
Burglary 436
Motor vehicle theft 144
Aggravated assault 102
Revised rape 41

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Hamilton County decreased by 9.85% from 2015 and decreased by 42.45% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 318 to 183. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hamilton County was 95.18% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.023%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Hamilton County decreased by 33.92% from 2015 and decreased by 63.07% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7,427 to 2,743. In 2016 property crime rate in Hamilton County was 88.07% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.339%.

How Hamilton stands up against other counties

Hamilton vs. Summit

You’ll be in more risk in Hamilton compared to Summit county that had 43.04% lower crime rate compared to Hamilton county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1261 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0500 in Summit county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1780 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0833 in Summit county.

Hamilton vs. Montgomery

You’ll be in more risk in Hamilton compared to Montgomery county that had 12.86% lower crime rate compared to Hamilton county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0507 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0941 in Montgomery county.
Burglary rates of 0.5389 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.9920 in Montgomery county.

Names with the most arrests in Hamilton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Hamilton, Ohio, the most crimes, that's 39.26% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hamilton County is 0.89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.99 daily crimes that occur in Hamilton County.
  • Hamilton, OH is more violent than Summit.
  • In Hamilton County you have a 1 in 277 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hamilton, OH have decreased by 32.8%.

Hamilton Police Departments

Cities in Hamilton County

Names in Hamilton County