Ashland, OR Arrest Records

Ashland, OR is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.28 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 76th safest city in Oregon among the 92 cities.
Ashland, OR property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 39.40 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 727 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 29.59% compared to 2015.

Ashland Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ashland 2016 increased by 29.97% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 30 to 48 while non-violent crime increased by 28.57% from 644 to 828.

5 Crimes In Ashland, OR in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 727
Burglary 74
Aggravated assault 35
Motor vehicle theft 27
Robbery 10

Other Cities in Oregon with the Most Arrests

Among the 92 cities in state the most dangerous is Portland with 3,163 violent crimes that’s 40.46% of total of 7,817. Seaside has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 39 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Seaside 76.72
Medford 75.44
Ontario 69.66
Roseburg 62.77
John Day 59.99

Safest Cities in Oregon

Are you planning a move to Oregon? Here are the safest cities in Oregon with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Ashland is 1 out of 327 up by 0.21% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Warrenton and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Vernonia.

City Arrests
Carlton 5.29
Junction City 5.39
Vernonia 7.01
Gaston 7.16
Brookings 8.15

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Ashland increased by 60% from 2015 and increased by 84.62% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 26 to 48. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ashland was 51.33% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.228%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Ashland increased by 28.57% from 2015 and increased by 19.65% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 692 to 828. In 2016 property crime rate in Ashland was 38.6% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.94%.

How Ashland stands up against other cities

Ashland vs. Roseburg

You’ll be in more safety in Ashland compared to Roseburg that had 50.61% higher crime rate compared to Ashland according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.6653 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.1733 in Roseburg city.
Burglary rates of 3.5210 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.5508 in Roseburg.

Ashland vs. Klamath Falls

You’ll be in more risk in Ashland compared to Klamath Falls that had 7.67% lower crime rate compared to Ashland according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0476 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2243 in Klamath Falls city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.2847 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.1844 in Klamath Falls.

Names with the most arrests in Ashland

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 44.44% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ashland is 0.26% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 11.42 daily crimes that occur in Ashland.
  • Ashland is safer than Roseburg.
  • In Ashland you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ashland have increased by 29.97%.