Morgan County, OH Arrest Records

Morgan County, OH is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.62 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Lake, Montgomery, Hamilton, Lucas, Clermont counties in Ohio.
Morgan County, OH property crime rate is 11.62 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 101 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 6.32% compared to 2015.

Morgan County, OH Crime Rate

Total arrests in Morgan County in 2016 decreased by 1.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 26 to 24 while non-violent crime decreased by 0.58% from 173 to 172.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 101
Burglary 57
Aggravated assault 18
Motor vehicle theft 14
Revised rape 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Morgan County decreased by 7.69% from 2015 and increased by 500% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 24. In 2016 violent crime rate in Morgan County was 65.45% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.162%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Morgan County decreased by 0.58% from 2015 and increased by 7.5% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 160 to 172. In 2016 property crime rate in Morgan County was 59.12% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.162%.

How Morgan stands up against other counties

Morgan vs. Harrison

You’ll be in more risk in Morgan compared to Harrison county that had 50.66% lower crime rate compared to Morgan county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0675 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1307 in Harrison county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.9457 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2613 in Harrison county.

Names with the most arrests in Morgan

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Morgan, Ohio, the most crimes, that's 33.79% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Morgan County is 0.6% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.63 daily crimes that occur in Morgan County.
  • Morgan, OH is more violent than Harrison.
  • In Morgan County you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Morgan, OH have decreased by 1.51%.

Cities in Morgan County

Names in Morgan County