Canton, Ohio – Jail and Mugshot Information
Canton, Ohio, is a city located in northeastern Ohio, in Stark County. Canton has a population of 73,007 people. Canton has a council-mayor style of government, and the mayor of the city is Thomas M. Bernabei.
City of Canton
Canton City Hall
218 Cleveland Avenue
Canton, OH 44702
Thomas M. Bernabei, Mayor
In the year 2016, Canton had a crime index of 555.1, which is higher than the United States national crime index of 285.9. During that year, there were 8 murders in Canton. There were 77 rapes, 171 robberies, and 421 assaults. There were also 951 reported burglaries, 2,474 reported thefts, 239 reported auto thefts, and 18 reported arsons. As of November 2018, there were 330 registered sex offenders living in Canton. The ratio of residents to registered sex offenders was 218 to 1.
Canton, Ohio – Police Station Information
In the year 2016, there were 4,341 reported crimes in Canton, which gave the city a crime rate of 6,058 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 Canton.
The Canton Police Department is located on Third Street, and the Chief of Police is Jack Angelo. Divisions within the department include operations and administrative.
Canton Police Department
221 Third Street S.W.
Canton, OH 44702
The Canton Police Department Most Wanted List can be viewed online.
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is located in Canton and provides police services. The sheriff is George T. Maier. Divisions within the sheriff’s office include administrative, court services, jail, and operations.
Stark County Sheriff’s Office
4500 Atlantic Blvd., N.E.
Canton, Ohio 44705
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office Most Wanted List can be viewed online.
The Stark County Jail is located on the premises with the sheriff’s office. Visitation with inmates is done by video, and is available on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, from 8 am to 11 am, 12 pm to 1:45 pm, and 2:15 pm to 4 pm. You must register in advance for a visit.
Open Records Requests in Canton, Ohio
Public records may be requested from the Canton Police Department by contacting the Records Bureau.
Police Logs in Canton, Ohio
Recent crime events for Canton can be viewed online. Thefts, burglaries, and robberies were the most common reports.