The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Salem, OH. The total number of reported crimes in Salem, OH is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Salem, OH crime rate is 7% lower than the Ohio average and is 6% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Salem, OH has a violent crime rate that is 75% lower than the Ohio average and 80% lower than the national average. For property crime, Salem, OH is 1% higher than the Ohio average and 6% higher than the national average.