Tiffin has been named as one of the safest cities in Ohio.

In their annual ranking, Backgroundchecks.org revealed that the city of Tiffin is among the Top 100 Safest Cities in Ohio. Out of 2,929 cities Tiffin ranks No. 16 on the list, based on FBI crime statistics and law enforcement employment numbers per 1,000 residents.

Backgroundchecks.org uses data collected from cities above 10,000 residents and calculate violent crimes and property crimes versus the overall number of crimes per 1,000 person. According to survey results, Ohio has the 25th lowest property crime rate and 18th lowest violent crime rate in the United States.

In a news release, Tiffin Mayor Aaron Montz said “The men and women who serve in the Tiffin Police Department continue to make Tiffin a great place to live, and I congratulate Chief Stevens and his department for helping Tiffin to again rank on this list.”

Tiffin is referred to as “The Education Community” because of its two major universities and plentiful vocational and trade schools. In addition, Tiffin invests in public safety education. Safety City is an annual program that teaches kids biking, walking, car, and fire safety.

To view the report, please visit: https://backgroundchecks.org/safest-cities-in-ohio.html

 

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In their annual ranking, Backgroundchecks.org revealed that the city of Tiffin is among the Top 100 Safest Cities in Ohio.

View of Tiffin University campus from Miami Street