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Ohio State Highway Patrol Statistics

OSHP | Crash Reports

Yearly Activity Summaries and Officer Complaints*

 

Crashes Investigated 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 5 Year Total

Total Crashes

68,904

69,350

66,395

65,140

65,067

334,856

Fatal

452

506

511

544

498

2,511

Injury

19,200

19,646

19,547

18,832

17,853

95,078

Property/Unknown

49,252

49,198

46,337

45,764

46,716

237,267

 

Traffic Enforcement 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 5 Year Total

Total Contacts

1,583,786

1,505,336

1,445,429

1,465,002

1,434,537

7,434,090

Enforcement

615,150

616,581

585,707

634,590

617,901

3,069,929

Non-Enforcement

968,636

888,755

859,722

830,412

816,636

4,364,161

OVI Arrests

24,704

24,676

25,276

27,372

26,614

128,642

Speed Citations

385,453

379,061

357,062

380,543

366,184

1,868,303

Safety Belt Citations

110,492

118,731

118,060

139,315

137,079

623,677

Driver License Citations

33,404

35,494

36,041

39,981

39,160

184,080

Traffic Warnings

433,280

440,828

448,443

467,006

458,915

2,248,472

Motorist Assists

289,963

248,951

229,988

216,587

219,609

1,205,098

 

Crime Enforcement 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 5 Year Total

Cases

21,888

12,746

11,009

10,294

10,060

65,997

Drug Arrests

11,156

12,392

13,341

16,666

16,971

70,526

Illegal Weapon Arrests

494

556

727

972

1,095

3,844

Resisting Arrests

642

756

878

1,106

1,174

4,556

*Source: OSHP Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) System, Ohio Trooper Information System (OTIS), and DPS Electronic Crash Record System. Updated on 07/19/19.

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 2018.

Asian Black Hispanic Native American White Unknown Total
Traffic Stop Contacts: 13,594 159,877 29,733 676 765,042 2,675 971,597
 

Complaint Data

This data represents complaints filed with the Ohio State Highway Patrol from January - December 2018.

  Complaints Filed Chargeable Findings Non-Chargeable Findings
Harassment  1 0 1
Sexual Harassment 0 0 0
Racial Harassment 0 0 0
Improper or Unfair Enforcement Practices 5 4 1
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 1 1 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 1 0 1
Excessive Force 3 1 2
Other agency / Beyond Our Control 0 0 0
Negligence by Employee 0 0 0
Improper Interaction with other public service agencies 0 0 0
Verbal Abuse 1 1 0
Unprofessional Demeanor (attitude) 1 1 0
Racially Biased Traffic Stop or Enforcement 0 0 0
Personal Conduct while Off Duty 0 0 0
Misuse of LEADS 0 0 0
Lost or Damaged Property 0 0 0
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 0 0 0
Total Complaints 13 8 5

Data set is January - December 2018