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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 48%
Property crime 39%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGalena/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,397 (estimate)2,1592,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.06.5
Rapen/an/an/a43.238.4
Robberyn/an/an/a66.973.9
Assaultn/an/an/a191.6279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)200 (estimate)309388
Burglaryn/an/an/a318.8314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,359.81,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a171.7246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,197 (estimate)1,8501,958

Key findings

  • Galena crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Galena are 48% lower than the national average
  • In Galena you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Galena is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Galena has decreased by 8%

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The Galena crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Galena 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 Galena crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Galena (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Galena

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Galena is 1 in 500
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Galena is 1 in 84
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Galena is 1 in 72

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

      Galena police department

      ItemGalenaOhioNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a17,044558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

      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.

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      Johnstown, OH4,9990508508
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      Dublin, OH43,87444745789
      Centerburg, OH1,796114685800
      Galena, OH7192001,1971,397

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      Galena, OH7192001,1971,397
      Source: The Galena, 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.