Cincinnati at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations

Full-time law enforcement staff, Cincinnati Police Department

  • 1,005 Officers
  • 119 Civilian staff

Officers per 1000 residents

  • 3.69 Cincinnati
  • 2.5 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
  • 2.3 National average

These figures reflect the Cincinnati Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.

Federal grant funding

Data was last updated February 14, 2022


We identified over $48M in federal grant funding, FY 2012-2022

Grant funding over time

Grant funding by federal department

Recent grants

USA spending grants for: Cincinnati
Amount Start and end dates Recipient and description Awarding agency CFDA program Type
$6,250,000.00 10/01/2021
09/30/2026
CITY OF CINCINNATI FY21 COPS HIRING PROGRAM (CHP) Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$699,994.00 10/01/2021
09/30/2024
CITY OF CINCINNATI ENHANCE CURRENT CRIME GUN INTELLIGENCE CENTER EFFORTS TO ADDRESS PRECIPITOUS INCREASES IN GUN-RELATED VIOLENT CRIME. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime
$125,000.00 09/01/2021
08/31/2023
CITY OF CINCINNATI CINCINNATI, OH LEMHWA PROJECT Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions 16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants Prime
$290,309.00 10/01/2020
09/30/2024
CITY OF CINCINNATI THE CITY OF CINCINNATI'S 2021 JAG PROGRAM HAS BEEN DESIGNED TO ACHIEVE THREE OBJECTIVES: POLICE VISIBILITY OVERTIME, SEXUAL ASSAULT ADVOCATE, AND ENHANCING ADJUDICATION. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs 16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program Prime

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Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency. It is possible that this location has acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs.