Clermont County had 4,146 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 643.77 per 100.000 population which is by 12.89% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 141 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Belmont and county Butler it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Clermont is larceny/theft - 744 arrests followed by burglary - 358 and aggravated assault - 92 arrests.
Violent crime in Clermont County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 31% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.
Most of the Clermont felonies fall to males - 75.5% while women have a share of 24.5% felony crimes.
This year misdemeanor crime rate breakdown in Clermont by race is the following: 71.4% of crimes were committed by the white races, 27.1% by African Americans, and 1.4% by asians.