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74%
Total crime NAT. AVG.
91%
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
71%
Property crime NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAurora/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime105n/a (estimate)6002,0762,324
Murder0n/a0.06.16.3
Rape1n/a5.748.440.0
Robbery2n/a11.453.166.1
Assault3n/a17.2185.9268.2
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)34294370
Burglary2n/a11.4255.3269.8
Theft91n/a520.41,292.91,401.9
Vehicle theft6n/a34.3234.5282.7
Property crime99n/a (estimate)5661,7831,954

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    Crime Quick Facts

    • Aurora crime rates are 74% lower than the national average
    • Violent crimes in Aurora are 91% lower than the national average
    • In Aurora you have a 1 in 167 chance of becoming a victim of crime
    • Aurora is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States
    • Year over year crime in Aurora has decreased by 20%

    Aurora crime map



    The Aurora crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Aurora as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Aurora crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Aurora crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.

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        Daily Crime In Aurora (per 100,000 people)

        The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Aurora, per 100,000 residents. In Aurora, the total number of daily crimes is 3.46 times less than the Ohio average and 3.87 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Aurora are 8.56 times less than the Ohio average and 10.78 times less than the national average. For property crime, Aurora has a daily crime rate that is 3.15 times less than the Ohio average and 3.45 times less than the daily national average.

        How Safe is Aurora (higher is better)

        How safe is Aurora, Ohio compared to other cities in Ohio and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Aurora is safer than 86% of the cities in Ohio and 90% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Ohio and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Aurora. Overall, Aurora is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Aurora

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Aurora is 1 in 2915
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Aurora is 1 in 177
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Aurora is 1 in 167
        Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Aurora, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 2915. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 177 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Aurora is 1 in 167.

        Year Over Year Crime In Aurora (per 100,000 people)

        Determining whether Aurora is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Aurora violent crime rates have increased by 13%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for Aurora has decreased by 20% in the same time frame.

        Aurora police department

        Item Aurora Ohio National
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3417,044558,732
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.73.3
        There are a total of 34 Aurora police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.1% less than the Ohio average and 32.8% less than the National average.

        Sex offenders in Ohio

        State Total offenders Ohio /100K National /100K
        Ohio17,872156266
        There are a total of 17,872 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

        Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Boston Heights, OH1,19441250292
        Valley View, OH2,07543259302
        Silver Lake, OH2,49646280326
        Glenwillow, OH93350303352
        Brecksville, OH13,52130356386
        Bainbridge, OH7,95156340396
        Moreland Hills, OH3,31556340396
        Aurora, OH16,16534566600

        Cities with similar population

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Waxhaw, NC16,16584734818
        Kaukauna, WI16,165819251,006
        Los Osos, CA16,1744482,1022,550
        Murraysville, NC16,1743571,8182,175
        Kings Park, NY16,1532621,0501,312
        Aurora, OH16,16534566600
        Source: The Aurora, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.