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The Denver assault report

Assault crime stats, charts, data, rankings, maps and news for the City of Denver and its neighborhoods. Last updated Monday May 20th.

Denver assaults are down in the past 30 days (552) compared with the 30 days before that (568), and down since the start of this year when compared to the same time period last year.

  • Denver has had 2377 assaults reported so far this year, an average of 516.1 per month / 17.0 per day.
  • In 2023, Denver averaged 519.7 per month, and the year before that (2022) Denver averaged 504.1 per month.
  • The most assaults any neighborhood in Denver has had in 2024 is Five Points, with 207.
  • The average number of assaults per neighborhood this year is 30.47.

Denver’s assault rate

In 2024, Denver's assault rate’s 8.3 crimes per 1,000 residents. See the crime rate for the rest of Denver's crimes.

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Denver neighborhood map, assaults per 1,000 residents, 2024

Reported assaults per 1,000 residents. Hover over or tap a neighborhood for details.

 

Denver assault statistics

Monthly reported assaults in Denver

Assault crimes, by time of day

What time reported assaults happen in Denver.

Assault crimes, by weekday

The day of the week reported assaults happen.

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New: Recent crime ranking changes in assault

There were 6 notable ranking changes in these crime categories when comparing the rankings four weeks ago to the current rankings. This list updates Mondays. The lower the rank the worse the reported crime.

  • Speer improved 11 ranks, from 38th to 49th.
  • Baker fell 6 ranks, from 18th to 12th.
  • Whittier fell 7 ranks, from 32nd to 25th.
  • Overland improved 5 ranks, from 13th to 18th.
  • Harvey Park South improved 5 ranks, from 27th to 32nd.
  • Clayton fell 4 ranks, from 28th to 24th.

Featured: The best and worst neighborhoods for assaults.

Assault rate, Denver, 2024

  1. Civic Center: 70.1 per 1,000 residents (124 incidents total)
  2. DIA: 62.55 (77)
  3. Auraria: 21.82 (18)
  4. CBD: 19.51 (79)
  5. Sun Valley: 18.78 (27)
  6. Union Station: 18.17 (92)
  7. Lincoln Park: 16.56 (100)
  8. Five Points: 14.02 (207)
  9. North Capitol Hill: 12.49 (74)
  10. City Park West: 12.44 (57)
  11. Globeville: 10.42 (37)
  12. Baker: 7.93 (46)
  13. East Colfax: 7.91 (89)
  14. Capitol Hill: 7.39 (116)
  15. Central Park: 7.32 (129)
  16. Northeast Park Hill: 7.15 (65)
  17. Jefferson Park: 7.07 (20)
  18. Overland: 6.79 (22)
  19. West Colfax: 6.47 (59)
  20. Elyria-Swansea: 6.29 (42)
  21. Goldsmith: 6.27 (33)
  22. Valverde: 5.87 (22)
  23. Kennedy: 5.86 (27)
  24. Clayton: 5.41 (23)
  25. Whittier: 4.68 (28)
  26. College View / South Platte: 4.63 (33)
  27. Washington Virginia Vale: 4.41 (61)
  28. Highland: 4.34 (39)
  29. Athmar Park: 4.27 (37)
  30. Westwood: 4.1 (68)
  31. : 4 (4)
  32. Harvey Park South: 3.96 (35)
  33. Barnum: 3.94 (26)
  34. Villa Park: 3.83 (35)
  35. Cole: 3.7 (17)
  36. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 3.55 (124)
  37. Hampden: 3.55 (67)
  38. Ruby Hill: 3.33 (36)
  39. Bear Valley: 3.24 (30)
  40. Chaffee Park: 3.21 (13)
  41. Hale: 3.1 (21)
  42. Sunnyside: 3.05 (30)
  43. Virginia Village: 2.97 (42)
  44. Windsor: 2.92 (40)
  45. Harvey Park: 2.91 (37)
  46. Montclair: 2.88 (17)
  47. City Park: 2.82 (9)
  48. Cheesman Park: 2.81 (24)
  49. Speer: 2.81 (33)
  50. Mar Lee: 2.78 (38)
  51. Montbello: 2.78 (96)
  52. Skyland: 2.54 (8)
  53. Rosedale: 2.48 (6)
  54. Sloan Lake: 2.43 (19)
  55. University Hills: 2.37 (14)
  56. Regis: 2.37 (10)
  57. Fort Logan: 2.28 (20)
  58. Barnum West: 2.22 (13)
  59. Cory-Merrill: 2.12 (10)
  60. Lowry Field: 2.07 (17)
  61. Congress Park: 2.05 (23)
  62. Hampden South: 1.95 (29)
  63. Cherry Creek: 1.76 (11)
  64. Berkeley: 1.75 (15)
  65. Platt Park: 1.74 (10)
  66. Southmoor Park: 1.65 (8)
  67. South Park Hill: 1.42 (13)
  68. Hilltop: 1.41 (13)
  69. University: 1.38 (13)
  70. University Park: 1.32 (10)
  71. West Highland: 1.19 (11)
  72. Wellshire: 1.19 (4)
  73. North Park Hill: 1.04 (11)
  74. Belcaro: 0.85 (4)
  75. Washington Park West: 0.69 (5)
  76. Washington Park: 0.68 (5)
  77. Marston: 0.62 (7)
  78. Indian Creek: 0.28 (1)

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Assault count, Denver, 2024

  1. Five Points: 207 incidents
  2. Central Park: 129
  3. Civic Center: 124
  4. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 124
  5. Capitol Hill: 116
  6. Lincoln Park: 100
  7. Montbello: 96
  8. Union Station: 92
  9. East Colfax: 89
  10. CBD: 79
  11. DIA: 77
  12. North Capitol Hill: 74
  13. Westwood: 68
  14. Hampden: 67
  15. Northeast Park Hill: 65
  16. Washington Virginia Vale: 61
  17. West Colfax: 59
  18. City Park West: 57
  19. Baker: 46
  20. Elyria-Swansea: 42
  21. Virginia Village: 42
  22. Windsor: 40
  23. Highland: 39
  24. Mar Lee: 38
  25. Globeville: 37
  26. Harvey Park: 37
  27. Athmar Park: 37
  28. Ruby Hill: 36
  29. Harvey Park South: 35
  30. Villa Park: 35
  31. Goldsmith: 33
  32. College View / South Platte: 33
  33. Speer: 33
  34. Sunnyside: 30
  35. Bear Valley: 30
  36. Hampden South: 29
  37. Whittier: 28
  38. Sun Valley: 27
  39. Kennedy: 27
  40. Barnum: 26
  41. Cheesman Park: 24
  42. Clayton: 23
  43. Congress Park: 23
  44. Valverde: 22
  45. Overland: 22
  46. Hale: 21
  47. Jefferson Park: 20
  48. Fort Logan: 20
  49. Sloan Lake: 19
  50. Auraria: 18
  51. Lowry Field: 17
  52. Cole: 17
  53. Montclair: 17
  54. Berkeley: 15
  55. University Hills: 14
  56. Chaffee Park: 13
  57. South Park Hill: 13
  58. University: 13
  59. Barnum West: 13
  60. Hilltop: 13
  61. West Highland: 11
  62. Cherry Creek: 11
  63. North Park Hill: 11
  64. Cory-Merrill: 10
  65. Platt Park: 10
  66. Regis: 10
  67. University Park: 10
  68. City Park: 9
  69. Southmoor Park: 8
  70. Skyland: 8
  71. Marston: 7
  72. Rosedale: 6
  73. Washington Park: 5
  74. Washington Park West: 5
  75. Belcaro: 4
  76. Wellshire: 4
  77. : 4
  78. Indian Creek: 1

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Recent Denver assaults

May 16

  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 8:08 PM, at 750 N Colorado Blvd in Hale.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 7:35 PM, at 1130 Park Avenue west in Five Points.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury - domestic violence, at 3:40 PM in Regis.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 10:24 AM, at 3351 N Lafayette St in Cole.
  • Serious assault, at 4:12 AM, at 3495 S Monaco St in Hampden.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury - domestic violence, at 3:50 AM in Hampden.

May 15

  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 11:47 PM, at N Broadway St and Walnut St in Five Points.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 11:36 PM, at 1801 Wynkoop St in Union Station.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury - domestic violence, at 10:26 PM in Globeville.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 7:36 PM, at 3625 E Colfax Ave in City Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 4:24 PM, at 2205 W 29th Ave in Highland.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 3:41 PM, at the 300 block of W 12th Ave in Civic Center.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 2:40 PM, at 1955 Arapahoe St in CBD.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 1:30 PM, at 5290 N Kittredge St in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 8:30 AM, at 1955 N Ulster St in East Colfax.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 2:50 AM, at 14th St and Market St in Auraria.

May 14

  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 10:00 PM, at 1000 Chopper Cir in Auraria.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 9:00 PM in Lincoln Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 7:06 PM, at 4459 N Lipan St in Sunnyside.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 5:59 PM, at 1107 N Santa Fe Dr in Lincoln Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 4:00 PM, at the 2800 block of W Holden Pl in Sun Valley.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 3:40 PM, at 1515 Arapahoe St in CBD.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 3:00 PM, at 3201 W Arizona Ave in Mar Lee.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 2:50 PM, at 14390 E Bolling Dr in Montbello.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 1:30 PM, at 2401 E Colfax Ave in City Park.
  • Serious assault, at 11:20 AM, at the 0 block of E Colfax Ave in Capitol Hill.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 9:00 AM in Montbello.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 3:17 AM, at N Speer Blvd and W 13th Ave in Civic Center.

May 13

  • Serious assault, at 10:30 PM, at 17607 E 61St Ave in DIA.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury - domestic violence, at 9:41 PM in DIA.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 8:50 PM, at 1777 Chestnut Pl in Union Station.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 8:00 PM, at 3150 S Tamarac Dr in Hampden.
  • Serious assault, at 6:08 PM, at 8000 E 12th Ave in East Colfax.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 3:30 PM, at the 900 block of N Elati St in Lincoln Park.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 2:45 PM in University Park.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 2:15 PM in Jefferson Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 2:00 PM, at 4678 N Gaylord St in Elyria-Swansea.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 12:17 PM, at 832 E 20th Ave in Five Points.
  • Serious assault, at 11:15 AM, at the 2800 block of Lawrence St in Five Points.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 10:57 AM, at 900 S Quince St in Windsor.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 9:45 AM, at W 6th Ave and N Federal Blvd in Barnum.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 8:23 AM, at 520 W Colfax Ave in Civic Center.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 8:00 AM in Harvey Park South.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury - domestic violence, at 6:30 AM in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Serious assault, at 5:24 AM, at 2915 E 14th Ave in Congress Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 4:02 AM, at 1640 S Federal Blvd in Ruby Hill.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 1:45 AM in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 1:31 AM in Villa Park.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 12:24 AM, at 4681 N Josephine St in Elyria-Swansea.
  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, at 12:13 AM, at 1001 N Broadway St in Civic Center.

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