Total crime 134%
Violent crime 292%
Property crime 107%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsRiverside/100k peopleCleveland/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime22,5466,038 (estimate)5,8612,4572,580
Violent crime5,5761,493 (estimate)1,450280381
Vehicle theft2,970n/a772.1170.3228.9
Property crime16,9704,544 (estimate)4,4122,1772,200

Key findings

  • Riverside crime rates are 134% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Riverside are 292% higher than the national average
  • In Riverside you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Riverside is safer than 48% of the cities in Ohio
  • Year over year crime in Cleveland has decreased by 9%

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The Riverside crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Riverside as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Riverside crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Riverside (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Riverside

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Riverside is 1 in 67
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Riverside is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Riverside is 1 in 17

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

      Cleveland police department

      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
      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, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Broadview Heights, OH19,2571094104
      Olmsted Falls, OH8,8890224224
      North Ridgeville, OH31,83226285312
      Rocky River, OH20,21115321336
      Bratenahl, OH1,20339306345
      Valley View, OH1,97441317357
      Brecksville, OH13,47073322396
      Cleveland, OH389,1651,4504,4125,861

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wichita, KS388,0331,1805,6196,799
      Arlington, TX383,8994452,9383,383
      New Orleans, LA382,9221,1634,5575,720
      Tulsa, OK399,9061,0655,4316,496
      Minneapolis, MN404,6707933,9114,704
      Cleveland, OH389,1651,4504,4125,861
      Source: The Riverside, Cleveland, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.