Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Ohio

Ohio has a population of 11,641,879. In the year 2020, 22 people were killed by police in Ohio, that number decreased 8.33% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #35 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #37 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Blacks which represent 12.18 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 3.7%. You are 8.26 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Ohio.

Ohio

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 36
  • 24
  • 12
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 11,641,879
Black Population 1,418,048
Black Population % 12.18%
White Population 9,220,638
White Population % 79.2%
Hispanic Population 431,327
Hispanic Population % 3.7%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 213
Blacks killed by police 82
Whites killed by police 116
Hispanics killed by police 2
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 279.9 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 567.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 13.9%
Most dangerous city Cleveland