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Ohio State Highway Patrol Statistics

OSHP | Crash Reports

Yearly Activity Summaries and Officer Complaints*

 

Crashes Investigated 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 5 Year Total

Total Crashes

65,468

68,904

69,350

66,395

65,140

335,257

Fatal

468

452

506

511

544

2,481

Injury

18,586

19,200

19,646

19,547

18,832

95,811

Property/Unknown

46,414

49,252

49,198

46,337

45,764

236,965

 

Traffic Enforcement 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 5 Year Total

Total Contacts

1,582,684

1,583,786

1,505,336

1,445,743

1,465,007

7,582,556

Enforcement

601,434

615,150

616,581

585,050

633,258

3,051,473

Non-Enforcement

981,250

968,636

888,755

860,693

831,749

4,531,083

OVI Arrests

24,130

24,704

24,676

25,228

27,346

126,084

Speed Citations

381,501

385,453

379,061

357,061

380,545

1,883,621

Safety Belt Citations

97,462

108,195

116,425

115,542

136,400

574,024

Driver License Citations

32,346

33,404

35,494

36,038

39,980

177,262

Traffic Warnings

440,354

433,280

440,828

448,440

466,996

2,229,898

Motorist Assists

291,837

289,963

248,951

229,997

216,590

1,277,338

 

Crime Enforcement 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 5 Year Total

Cases

10,394

10,060

10,292

11,009

12,739

54,494

Drug Arrests

9,630

11,156

12,392

13,339

16,657

63,174

Illegal Weapon Arrests

572

494

556

727

969

3,318

Resisting Arrests

581

642

756

878

1,107

3,964

*Source: OSHP Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) System, Ohio Trooper Information System (OTIS), and DPS Electronic Crash Record System. Updated on 05/11/18.

Traffic Stop Data

This data is compiled from all traffic stops in which a citation, inspection, warning, or vehicle defect notice was issued by Ohio State Highway Patrol Troopers in 2017.

Asian Black Hispanic Native American White Unknown Total
Traffic Stop Contacts: 13,710 162,967 28,785 784 793,354 3,331 1,002,931
 

Complaint Data

This data represents complaints filed with the Ohio State Highway Patrol from January - December 2017.

  Complaints Filed Chargeable Findings Non-Chargeable Findings
Harassment  0 0 0
Sexual Harassment 0 0 0
Racial Harassment 2 0 2
Improper or Unfair Enforcement Practices 4 4 0
Arrest Complaint 0 0 0
Mistakes and/or Poor Quality Reports 0 0 0
Failure to Assist Public 0 0 0
Improper Vehicle Operation 0 0 0
Dishonesty, Untruthfulness, Falsification 0 0 0
Improper Use of Electronic Equipment 0 0 0
Personal Activity of Employee 0 0 0
Failure to Act 0 0 0
Care of Recovered Property 0 0 0
Excessive Force 1 0 1
Other agency / Beyond Our Control 0 0 0
Negligence by Employee 2 2 0
Improper Interaction with other public service agencies 0 0 0
Verbal Abuse 4 0 0
Unprofessional Demeanor (attitude) 4 0 0
Racially Biased Traffic Stop or Enforcement 0 0 0
Personal Conduct while Off Duty 3 3 0
Misuse of LEADS 0 0 0
Lost or Damaged Property 3 0 3
Request for Bribes or Gratuities by Employee 0 0 0
Use of Position for Personal Gain 0 0 0
Conducting Personal Business while On Duty 1 1 0
Total Complaints 20 14 6

Data set is January - December 2017