Crime Statistics

Geographic Area: COLORADO
Table: CRIME


Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1977..........       173,282

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1978..........       179,998

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1979..........       192,599

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1980..........       193,463

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1981..........       211,536

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1982..........       212,236

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1983..........       206,846

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1984..........       202,983

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1985..........       223,078

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1986..........       229,564

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1987..........       212,356

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1988..........       203,175

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1989..........       200,176

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1990..........       198,540

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1991..........       204,228

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1992..........       198,262

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1993..........       193,462

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1994..........       189,456

Number of serious crimes known to police (crime index) 1995..........       193,870

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1977...........         6,661

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1978...........         6,769

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1979...........         6,988

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1980...........         6,758

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1981...........         7,189

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1982...........         7,025

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1983...........         6,621

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1984...........         6,412

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1985...........         6,920

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1986...........         7,028

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1987...........         6,445

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1988...........         6,177

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1989...........         6,037

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1990...........         6,027

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1991...........         6,048

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1992...........         5,719

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1993...........         5,432

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1994...........         5,222

Serious crimes known to police per 100,000 population 1995...........         5,247

FBI population 1977..................................................     2,601,266

FBI population 1978..................................................     2,659,019

FBI population 1979..................................................     2,756,157

FBI population 1980..................................................     2,862,901

FBI population 1981..................................................     2,942,337

FBI population 1982..................................................     3,021,363

FBI population 1983..................................................     3,124,319

FBI population 1984..................................................     3,165,709

FBI population 1985..................................................     3,223,611

FBI population 1986..................................................     3,266,197

FBI population 1987..................................................     3,295,112

FBI population 1988..................................................     3,289,107

FBI population 1989..................................................     3,316,086

FBI population 1990..................................................     3,294,394

FBI population 1991..................................................     3,377,000

FBI population 1992..................................................     3,467,012

FBI population 1993..................................................     3,561,593

FBI population 1994..................................................     3,628,107

FBI population 1995..................................................     3,694,881

Number of violent crimes known to police 1981........................        15,435

Number of violent crimes known to police 1982........................        15,160

Number of violent crimes known to police 1983........................        14,879

Number of violent crimes known to police 1984........................        14,435

Number of violent crimes known to police 1985........................        15,191

Number of violent crimes known to police 1986........................        17,095

Number of violent crimes known to police 1987........................        15,397

Number of violent crimes known to police 1988........................        15,541

Number of violent crimes known to police 1989........................        15,631

Number of violent crimes known to police 1990........................        17,261

Number of violent crimes known to police 1991........................        18,816

Number of violent crimes known to police 1992........................        19,372

Number of violent crimes known to police 1993........................        19,943

Number of violent crimes known to police 1994........................        18,193

Number of violent crimes known to police 1995........................        16,038

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1990................................................................           138

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1991................................................................           200

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1992................................................................           215

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1993................................................................           205

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1994................................................................           190

Number of murders and nonnegligent manslaughters known to police

 1995................................................................           212

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1990........................         1,519

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1991........................         1,584

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1992........................         1,595

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1993........................         1,610

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1994........................         1,575

Number of forcible rapes known to police 1995........................         1,443

Number of robberies known to police 1979.............................         4,335

Number of robberies known to police 1980.............................         4,443

Number of robberies known to police 1981.............................         4,662

Number of robberies known to police 1982.............................         4,567

Number of robberies known to police 1983.............................         3,961

Number of robberies known to police 1984.............................         3,593

Number of robberies known to police 1985.............................         4,010

Number of robberies known to police 1986.............................         4,730

Number of robberies known to police 1987.............................         3,915

Number of robberies known to police 1988.............................         3,249

Number of robberies known to police 1989.............................         2,984

Number of robberies known to police 1990.............................         2,975

Number of robberies known to police 1991.............................         3,619

Number of robberies known to police 1992.............................         4,063

Number of robberies known to police 1993.............................         4,129

Number of robberies known to police 1994.............................         3,861

Number of robberies known to police 1995.............................         3,544

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1979...................         8,334

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1980...................         8,315

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1981...................         9,221

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1982...................         9,069

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1983...................         9,406

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1984...................         9,432

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1985...................         9,673

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1986...................        10,753

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1987...................         9,949

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1988...................        10,836

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1989...................        11,299

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1990...................        12,629

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1991...................        13,413

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1992...................        13,499

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1993...................        13,999

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1994...................        12,567

Number of aggravated assaults known to police 1995...................        10,839

Number of property crimes known to police 1981.......................       196,101

Number of property crimes known to police 1982.......................       197,076

Number of property crimes known to police 1983.......................       191,967

Number of property crimes known to police 1984.......................       188,548

Number of property crimes known to police 1985.......................       207,887

Number of property crimes known to police 1986.......................       212,469

Number of property crimes known to police 1987.......................       196,959

Number of property crimes known to police 1988.......................       187,634

Number of property crimes known to police 1989.......................       184,545

Number of property crimes known to police 1990.......................       181,279

Number of property crimes known to police 1991.......................       185,412

Number of property crimes known to police 1992.......................       178,890

Number of property crimes known to police 1993.......................       173,519

Number of property crimes known to police 1994.......................       171,263

Number of property crimes known to police 1995.......................       177,832

Number of burglaries known to police 1979............................        49,094

Number of burglaries known to police 1980............................        54,128

Number of burglaries known to police 1981............................        58,708

Number of burglaries known to police 1982............................        52,573

Number of burglaries known to police 1983............................        47,866

Number of burglaries known to police 1984............................        49,089

Number of burglaries known to police 1985............................        56,395

Number of burglaries known to police 1986............................        58,493

Number of burglaries known to police 1987............................        50,516

Number of burglaries known to police 1988............................        45,491

Number of burglaries known to police 1989............................        41,444

Number of burglaries known to police 1990............................        39,687

Number of burglaries known to police 1991............................        38,997

Number of burglaries known to police 1992............................        36,513

Number of burglaries known to police 1993............................        35,285

Number of burglaries known to police 1994............................        33,372

Number of burglaries known to police 1995............................        33,726

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1981........................       125,444

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1982........................       132,547

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1983........................       132,452

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1984........................       126,997

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1985........................       137,524

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1986........................       138,107

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1987........................       132,076

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1988........................       128,261

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1989........................       128,082

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1990........................       127,525

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1991........................       132,061

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1992........................       125,218

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1993........................       122,363

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1994........................       123,724

Number of larceny-thefts known to police 1995........................       129,956

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1979..................        13,174

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1980..................        12,067

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1981..................        11,949

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1982..................        11,956

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1983..................        11,649

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1984..................        12,462

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1985..................        13,968

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1986..................        15,869

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1987..................        14,367

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1988..................        13,882

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1989..................        15,019

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1990..................        14,067

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1991..................        14,354

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1992..................        17,159

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1993..................        15,871

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1994..................        14,167

Number of motor vehicle thefts known to police 1995..................        14,150

Number of arsons known to police 1990................................         1,591

Number of arsons known to police 1991................................         1,623

Number of arsons known to police 1992................................         1,544

Number of arsons known to police 1993................................         1,474

Number of arsons known to police 1994................................         1,598

Number of arsons known to police 1995................................         1,535

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1990....................       200,131

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1991....................       205,851

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1992....................       199,806

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1993....................       194,936

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1994....................       191,054

Modified crime index (crime index and arson) 1995....................       195,405


Note: Data is in absolute numbers unless designated with "per" which indicates rate.

Source: USA Counties 1998 on CD-ROM. U.S. Census Bureau. Additional notes on the data sources are available.

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