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Total crime 129%
Violent crime 301%
Property crime 95%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsJefferson/100k peopleCleveland/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime21,7145,373 (estimate)5,7272,1592,346
Murder160n/a42.27.06.5
Rape393n/a103.743.238.4
Robbery1,593n/a420.266.973.9
Assault4,135n/a1,090.7191.6279.7
Violent crime6,2811,554 (estimate)1,657309388
Burglary3,692n/a973.8318.8314.2
Theft8,800n/a2,321.21,359.81,398.0
Vehicle theft2,941n/a775.7171.7246.0
Property crime15,4333,819 (estimate)4,0711,8501,958

Key findings

  • Jefferson crime rates are 129% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Jefferson are 301% higher than the national average
  • In Jefferson you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Jefferson is safer than 37% of the cities in Ohio
  • Year over year crime in Cleveland has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Jefferson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jefferson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jefferson is 1 in 65
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jefferson is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Jefferson is 1 in 19

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

      Cleveland police department

      ItemJeffersonClevelandOhio
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,70917,044
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.32.7

      Sex offenders in Ohio

      StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Broadview Heights, OH19,25710100110
      Highland Hills, OH967106106212
      Avon Lake, OH23,22116214231
      Olmsted Falls, OH8,88945203248
      Boston Heights, OH1,20843260303
      Bratenahl, OH1,20343260303
      Valley View, OH1,97445269314
      Cleveland, OH389,1651,6574,0715,727

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wichita, KS388,0331,1415,3226,463
      Arlington, TX383,8995322,5513,082
      New Orleans, LA382,9221,3244,5405,864
      Tulsa, OK399,9061,1335,1126,244
      Minneapolis, MN404,6701,1554,5585,713
      Cleveland, OH389,1651,6574,0715,727
      Source: The Jefferson, Cleveland, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.