Akron, Ohio – Jail and Mugshot Information
Akron, Ohio, is a city located in northern Ohio, in Summit County. Akron has a population of 199,110 people. Akron has a mayor-council style of government, and the mayor of the city is Dan Horrigan.
City of Akron
166 South High Street
Akron, Ohio 44308
Dan Horrigan, Mayor
In the year 2016, Akron had a crime index of 466.7, which is higher than the United States national crime index of 278.2. During that year, there were 34 murders, 212 rapes, 415 robberies, and 555 assaults. There were also 2,483 reported burglaries, 5.483 reported thefts, 680 reported auto thefts, and 94 reported arsons. As of November 2018, there were 779 registered sex offenders living in Akron. The ratio of residents to registered sex offenders was 254 to 1.
Akron, Ohio – Police Station Information
In the year 2016, there were 9,862 reported crimes in Akron, which gave the city a crime rate of 5,000 per 100,000 persons. This is higher than the Ohio state crime rate of 2,878 per 100,000 persons and the United States national crime rate of 2,837 per 100,000 persons. Property crimes are the most commonly reported crimes in Akron.
The Akron Police Department is located on High Street, and the Chief of Police is Kenneth R. Ball II. Divisions within the department include investigations, services, and uniforms.
Akron Police Department
217 South High Street
Akron, Ohio 44308
The Summit County Sheriff’s Office also provides services to Akron, and the sheriff is Steve Barry. The Summit County Sheriff’s Office is located in Akron. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include administration, operations, and corrections.
Summit County Sheriff’s Office
53 University Avenue
Akron, OH 44308
The Summit County Jail is located in Akron and can house 671 inmates. Visitation is done by video, either onsite or offsite. There is a charge for offsite video visitation.
Summit County Jail
205 E Crosier St
Akron, OH 44311
Open Records Requests in Akron, Ohio
Information about public records from the City of Akron can be viewed online.
Public records can be obtained from the Summit County Sheriff’s Office by contacting the Records Section.
Police Logs in Akron, Ohio
Recent arrests in Summit County can be viewed online. Most of the arrests involved drugs and weapons charges.