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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 151%
Property crime 64%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleToledo/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime12,074n/a (estimate)4,4152,3492,489
Murder34n/a12.44.65.0
Rape205n/a75.049.042.6
Robbery655n/a239.575.781.6
Assault1,710n/a625.2163.9250.2
Violent crime2,604n/a (estimate)952293379
Burglary2,362n/a863.6375.5340.5
Theft6,314n/a2,308.61,520.41,549.5
Vehicle theft794n/a290.3159.7219.9
Property crime9,470n/a (estimate)3,4622,0562,110

Key findings

  • Toledo crime rates are 77% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Toledo are 151% higher than the national average
  • In Toledo you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Toledo is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Toledo has decreased by 3%

Toledo crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Toledo (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Toledo for every 100,000 residents. The Toledo total amount of daily crime is 1.88 times more than the Ohio average and 1.77 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Toledo, is 3.25 times more than the Ohio average, and it is 2.51 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Toledo has a daily crime average that is 1.68 times more than the Ohio average and 1.64 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Toledo (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Toledo in comparison to other Ohio communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Toledo safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Toledo being safer than 2% of cities in Ohio and 4% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Ohio cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Toledo. In conclusion, Toledo ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Toledo

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Toledo is 1 in 106
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Toledo is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Toledo is 1 in 23
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Toledo? In Toledo, you have a 1 in 106 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 29. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Toledo, OH is 1 in 23.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Toledo is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Toledo has increased by 12% and the rate of property crime in Toledo has decreased by 7%. The total crime rate in Toledo has decreased by 3% year to year.

      Toledo police department

      ItemToledoOhioNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)67417,044558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.73.3
      There are a total of 674 Toledo police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.7% less than the Ohio average and 27.5% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Whitehouse, OH4,37841184225
      Waterville, OH5,49654507562
      Perrysburg, OH21,36714568581
      Curtice, OH1,85374522596
      Haskins, OH1,43593654748
      Ottawa Hills, OH4,4970760760
      Holland, OH1,747102714816
      Toledo, OH280,8549523,4624,415

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Newark, NJ280,1396191,6412,260
      Greensboro, NC282,1778193,6894,508
      Plano, TX279,0881481,6831,831
      Henderson, NV277,8721711,7481,919
      Lincoln, NE273,0183832,7513,134
      Toledo, OH280,8549523,4624,415
      Source: The Toledo, 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.