Ontario, OR Arrest Records

Ontario, OR is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.01 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 90th safest city in Oregon among the 92 cities.
Ontario, OR property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 67.64 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 587 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 10.55% compared to 2015.

Ontario Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ontario 2016 increased by 16.36% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 23 to 22 while non-violent crime increased by 17.12% from 631 to 739.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 587
Burglary 115
Motor vehicle theft 37
Aggravated assault 16
Robbery 6

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 Ontario 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 Ontario decreased by 4.35% from 2015 and decreased by 57.69% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 52 to 22. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ontario was 57.09% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.201%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Ontario increased by 17.12% from 2015 and decreased by 9.1% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 813 to 739. In 2016 property crime rate in Ontario was 137.98% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 6.764%.

How Ontario stands up against other cities

Ontario vs. Monmouth

You’ll be in more risk in Ontario compared to Monmouth that had 69.82% lower crime rate compared to Ontario according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Monmouth city.
Arson rates of 0.4577 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Monmouth.

Ontario vs. Cottage Grove

You’ll be in more risk in Ontario compared to Cottage Grove that had 18.37% lower crime rate compared to Ontario according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.4645 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.8953 in Cottage Grove city.
Burglary rates of 10.5263 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.2893 in Cottage Grove.

Names with the most arrests in Ontario

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 41-50.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ontario is 1.1% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 19.08 daily crimes that occur in Ontario.
  • Ontario is more violent than Monmouth.
  • In Ontario you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ontario have increased by 16.36%.