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Ohio State Highway Patrol Statistics

OSHP | Crash Reports

Yearly Activity Summaries and Officer Complaints*

 

Crashes Investigated 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 5 Year Total

Fatal

506

511

544

498

505

2,564

Serious Injury Suspected

2,688

2,779

2,647

2,381

1,868

12,363

Minor Injury Suspected

10,597

1,434

9,909

9,469

10,686

51,095

Injury Possible

6,361

6,334

6,276

6,003

5,547

30,521

Property Damage Only

49,198

46,337

45,764

46,716

45,452

233,467

Total

69,350

66,395

65,140

65,067

64,058

330,010

 

Traffic Enforcement 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 5 Year Total

Total Contacts

1,505,336

1,445,429

1,470,814

1,448,151

1,362,552

7,232,282

Enforcement

616,581

585,707

634,839

618,108

556,667

3,011,902

Non-Enforcement

888,755

859,722

835,975

830,043

805,885

4,220,380

OVI Arrests

24,676

25,276

27,374

26,617

22,523

126,466

Speed Violations

379,061

357,062

380,545

366,192

345,832

1,828,692

Safety Belt Violations

118,731

118,060

139,315

137,079

104,168

617,353

Driver License Violations

35,494

36,041

39,982

39,165

32,548

183,230

Traffic Warnings

440,828

448,443

467,009

459,028

404,885

2,220,193

Motorist Assists

248,591

229,988

216,719

219,028

208,694

1,122,480

 

Crime Enforcement 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 5 Year Total

Cases

10,294

11,011

12,746

21,891

21,589

77,531

Drug Arrests

12,392

13,341

16,670

16,984

13,566

72,953

Illegal Weapon Violations

556

727

972

1,095

940

4,290

Resisting Arrests

756

878

1,106

1,174

976

4,890

*Source: OSHP Computer-Aided Dispatch (CAD) System, Ohio Trooper Information System (OTIS), and DPS Electronic Crash Record System. Updated on 06/17/20.

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 2019.

Asian Black Hispanic Native American Native Hawaiian White Unknown Total
Traffic Stop Contacts: 13,074 139,607 27,345 514 394 693,278 2,241 876,453
 

Complaint Data

This data represents complaints filed with the Ohio State Highway Patrol from January - December 2019.

  Complaints Filed Chargeable Findings Non-Chargeable Findings
Harassment  1 1 0
Sexual Harassment 0 0 0
Racial Harassment 0 0 0
Improper or Unfair Enforcement Practices 1 0 1
Arrest Complaint 0 0 0
Mistakes and/or Poor Quality Reports 3 0 3
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 1 1 0
Failure to Act 0 0 0
Care of Recovered Property 0 0 0
Excessive Force 0 0 0
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 0 0 0
Unprofessional Demeanor (attitude) 2 2 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 8 4 4

Data set is January - December 2019