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Clermont County Arrest Records

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Clermont County, OH Arrest Records

What are Clermont County Arrest Statistics?

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.

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  • 4,146Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 643.77Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 141Violent crime arrests

Clermont County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Clermont is larceny/theft - 744 arrests followed by burglary - 358 and aggravated assault - 92 arrests.

  • 744Larceny/Theft
  • 358Burglary
  • 92Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

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 31.00% lower.

Clermont County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Clermont County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

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.

Clermont County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Clermont County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of law enforcement agencies and in many forms. In most cases, Clermont county police reports may be found from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can appear in person and request copies as county police records are available to the general public per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. These records may include Clermont county police reports, Clermont county bookings and even mugshots. These records are related to when someone is arrested, booked, and jailed. First, they are questioned, and basic information is taken while officers fills out the report. Then they takes mugshots of the suspect, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make bail the fees. Some counties may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to visit in person and may need to have the following information for them to find your file:

  • Date and time of the occurrence
  • The location of the incident
  • Name(s) of those involved
  • Officer’s name and rank
  • Case number

This will help the officer find the documents you need.

Clermont county police records can provide a lot of information about a suspect. A good example of police record might be a traffic accident report. Some records are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can order copies of Clermont county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about forms and the fees.

Clermont County Mugshots

Clermont County mugshots have been used since the 1800s, shortly after the invention of photography. Then in 1888, a French police officer Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Groups of these mugshots are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify criminals.

Clermont county mugshots are the photographs taken of suspects upon arrest. Local police, Sheriff’s Offices, and other law enforcement agencies take them. Typically , the subject is photographed from the front (full-face view) and then the side (profile view). These Clermont county mugshots are filed with the person’s criminal record and police reports. They are used by victims, witnesses, and investigators to identify criminals guys.

Additionally , when a judge issues an Clermont county arrest warrant for other purposes , and the person does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help find the suspect.

Mugshots are readily available online as they are public records. Information brokers portals offer mugshots with other types of public records such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also contain on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is computerized available and connected, any past incidents will show up as well.

Crime Demographics by Gender and Race

Felony Crime Rate by Gender

Most of the Clermont felonies fall to males - 75.5% while women have a share of 24.5% felony crimes.

Misdemeanor Crime Rate by Race

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.

Clermont County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Clermont county, Ohio with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Clermont County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is OH0130000, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Clermont County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Ohio
  • City: Batavia
  • Type: County
  • Address: 4470 State Route 222
  • Phone Number: 513-732-7500
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Clermont County

Batavia Police Department389 E. Main St.(513)732-5692
Bethel Police Department120 North Main St(513)734-2256
Felicity Police Department415 Walnut St.(513)876-2621
New Richmond Police DepartmentLight Ashburn Memorial Building 102 Willow Street(513)553-3121
Owensville Police Department115 West Main Street(513)732-1171
Williamsburg Police Department107 W Main St(513)724-2261

Clermont County, OH Jail and Inmate Records

CLERMONT County has 328 jails with an average daily population of 615 inmates with a total of 330 jail population. When breaking down the CLERMONT County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 23% with 76 female and 229 male inmates.

  • 328Jails
  • 330Prisoners
  • 247 %Jail Rate

How Does Clermont County Inmate Search Work?

Clermont County inmate records are public records that anyone can review easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the availability of regarding Clermont county inmate records which provide a lot of useful information about a person.

Clermont County Booking

Clermont county bookings are also helpful when looking for information on whether or not someone has been arrested. When a suspect is arrested, the officer fills out forms and then holds them in a jail , which essentially becomes their Clermont county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, mugshots , physical details, their name, and address, arresting officer , the details of the crime, the location, and any vehicles that were involved. The general public has the right to review a copy of someone’s Clermont county booking records without any type of permission .

Clermont County Jail

  • Agency Name: Clermont County OH Jail
  • State: OH
  • City: Batavia
  • Type: County
  • Address: 4470 State Route 222
  • Phone Number: 513-732-7540
  • Fax: 513-732-7541
  • Email:
  • Website:
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