Worthington at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Full-time law enforcement staff, Worthington Police Department
- 24 Officers
- 11 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 1.85 Worthington
- 1.9 National average, cities with 10,000 to 24,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Worthington Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|10||10 @ $499.00||$4,990.00||D||1|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $590,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
The City of Worthington settled an excessive force case brought by Kelvin Rodriguez for $590,000.
Worthington Police Officers Mark Riley and Evan Eggers seriously injured Rodriguez during an arrest in January 2019 after Rodriguez had surrendered with his hands in the air and ignored Rodriquez’s repeated requests for medical care. When police did respond, Rodriguez had to be airlifted to a medical center and spent five days in intensive care.