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The City of Denver crime report. See Denver crime rate data, notable recent crimes, year over year crime statistics, crime charts, and crime data for the previous 30 days.

Featured: Read the April 2024 Denver-city crime report.

The last 30 days in Denver crimes:

  • There were 469 reported incidents of violent crime in the last 30 days. That's compared with 378 in the 30 days before and a monthly average in the previous 12 months of 407.7.
  • Domestic Violence trending up: 190 incidents in the last 30 days, 186 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 152.9.
  • Sex Assault trending up: 63 incidents in the last 30 days, 45 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 47.5.
  • Serious Assault trending up: 301 incidents in the last 30 days, 243 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 266.1.
  • Robbery trending down: 102 incidents in the last 30 days, 82 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 88.8.
  • Burglary trending down: 340 incidents in the last 30 days, 347 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 316.8.
  • Property Crimes trending up: 2492 incidents in the last 30 days, 2440 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 2584.6.
  • Car Thefts trending up: 757 incidents in the last 30 days, 683 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 766.5.
  • Bike Thefts trending up: 65 incidents in the last 30 days, 53 in the 30 days before. The 12-month monthly average is 72.9.

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Year over year Denver crime statistics, 2024 vs. 2023:

Compare 2023's Denver crime statistics with the crime stats from the start of the year to this point in time in 2024.

  • Reported violent crime is up 3.9% (1807 so far in 2024, 1739 until this date in 2023)
  • Property crime is down 24.7% (10565, 14032)
  • Domestic violence is up 37.9% (761, 552)
  • Sex assault is down 12.4% (197, 225)
  • Serious assaults are up 7.1% (1179, 1101)
  • Robberies are up 5.4% (407, 386)
  • Burglaries are down 21.4% (1360, 1731)
  • Car thefts are down 26.1% (3097, 4189)
  • Bike thefts are down 20.7% (222, 280)
  • Drug crimes are up 25.9% (1614, 1282)

Featured: Read the April 2024 Denver-city crime report.

Denver crime rates

See what Denver’s 2024 crime rates are and compare them to 2023.

Denver’s 2024 crime rate

Measure the crime rate in Denver for 2024 across violent crimes, property crimes and other types of crimes.

This is the crime rate in Denver Colorado in 2024: 7.0 violent crimes per 1,000 residents so far this year. Other crime rates follow:

  • Denver's violent crime rate is 7.0 crimes per 1,000 residents.
  • Its property crime rate is 40.3 per 1,000.
  • Its domestic violence rate is 2.9 per 1,000.
  • Its sex assault rate is 0.8 per 1,000.
  • Its serious assault rate is 4.5 per 1,000.
  • Its robbery rate is 1.6 per 1,000.
  • Its burglary rate is 5.2 per 1,000.
  • Its car theft rate is 11.8 per 1,000.
  • Its bike theft rate is 0.9 per 1,000.

Denver’s 2023 crime rate

Measure the crime rate in Denver last year and compare it to 2024’s crime rate.

  • Denver's violent crime rate was 7.4 crimes per 1,000 residents.
  • Its property crime rate was 52.6 per 1,000.
  • Its domestic violence rate was 2.6 per 1,000.
  • Its sex assault rate was 0.9 per 1,000.
  • Its serious assault rate was 4.8 per 1,000.
  • Its robbery rate was 1.6 per 1,000.
  • Its burglary rate was 6.3 per 1,000.
  • Its car theft rate was 15.9 per 1,000.
  • Its bike theft rate was 1.5 per 1,000.

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Recent notable crimes in Denver

Recent Denver homicides

  • Sunday May 12, 5:08 AM, at the 8800 block of E Colfax Ave in East Colfax.
  • Saturday May 4, 6:13 PM, at the 4800 block of E Hale Pkwy in Hale.
  • Wednesday May 1, 8:55 PM, at 3924 N Malta St in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Friday Apr 12, 10:31 PM, at 3827 N Lafayette St in Cole.
  • Saturday Apr 6, 6:40 PM, at the 2100 block of N High St in City Park West.
  • Monday Apr 1, 12:00 PM, at 4785 N Vine St in Elyria-Swansea.
  • Sunday Mar 31, 8:54 PM, at the 1500 block of N Downing St in City Park West.
  • Saturday Mar 30, 6:52 PM, at the 2900 block of N Gilpin St in Whittier.
  • Friday Mar 29, 6:30 AM, at 1640 S Federal Blvd in Ruby Hill.
  • Wednesday Mar 27, 8:04 PM, at the 1500 block of N Spruce St in East Colfax.

Recent serious assaults in Denver

  • Thursday May 16, 3:40 PM, at W 49th Ave and N Federal Blvd in Regis.
  • Thursday May 16, 11:04 AM, at 3100 S Federal Blvd in College View / South Platte.
  • Thursday May 16, 4:12 AM, at 3495 S Monaco St in Hampden.
  • Thursday May 16, 2:18 AM, at the 600 block of S Perry St in Westwood.
  • Wednesday May 15, 10:00 PM, at 12545 E Albrook Dr in Montbello.
  • Wednesday May 15, 3:48 PM, at the 1700 block of S Quebec Way in Indian Creek.
  • Wednesday May 15, 6:30 AM, at the 3000 block of N Osceola St in West Highland.
  • Wednesday May 15, 12:18 AM, at 12575 E Albrook Dr in Montbello.
  • Tuesday May 14, 8:30 PM, at 8340 E Northfield Blvd in Central Park.

Recent robberies in Denver

  • Thursday May 16, 11:10 AM, at 7300 E Hampden Ave in Hampden South.
  • Thursday May 16, 4:12 AM, at 3495 S Monaco St in Hampden.
  • Wednesday May 15, 11:34 PM, at 7295 E 7th Ave in Montclair.
  • Wednesday May 15, 2:08 AM, at 7675 E Colfax Ave in East Colfax.
  • Wednesday May 15, 12:18 AM, at 12575 E Albrook Dr in Montbello.
  • Wednesday May 15, 12:01 AM, at the 14500 block of E Andrews Dr in Montbello.
  • Tuesday May 14, 11:55 PM, at the 4700 block of N Enid Way in Montbello.
  • Tuesday May 14, 11:45 PM, at the 5500 block of N Racine St in Montbello.
  • Tuesday May 14, 2:50 PM, at 4631 N Tower Rd in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Tuesday May 14, 2:50 PM, at 4631 N Tower Rd in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.

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Monthly crime in Denver

Reported violent crime in Denver

Property crime in Denver

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Denver crime maps

Denver crime trends map

The crimes trends map shows the change in crime counts and rates on a monthly and yearly basis.

Denver crime trends map

The Denver-city recent crime map

The recent crimes map shows where crimes across the city were reported in the last two or so months, and shows which addresses across the city have logged the most reported crimes.

Denver’s recent crime map

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Denver crime maps

Denver crime trends map

The crimes trends map shows the change in crime counts and rates on a monthly and yearly basis.

Denver crime trends map

The Denver-city recent crime map

The recent crimes map shows where crimes across the city were reported in the last two or so months, and shows which addresses across the city have logged the most reported crimes.

Denver’s recent crime map

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