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The Denver violent crime report

Violent crime crime stats, charts, data, rankings, maps and news for the City of Denver and its neighborhoods. Last updated Thursday June 20th.

Denver violent crimes are up in the past 30 days (503) compared with the 30 days before that (465), and down since the start of this year when compared to the same time period last year.

  • Denver has had 2415 violent crimes reported so far this year, an average of 429.3 per month / 14.1 per day.
  • In 2023, Denver averaged 460.9 per month, and the year before that (2022) Denver averaged 477.7 per month.
  • The most violent crimes any neighborhood in Denver has had in 2024 is Five Points, with 152.
  • The average number of violent crimes per neighborhood this year is 30.96.

Denver’s violent crime rate

In 2024, Denver's violent crime rate’s 6.9 crimes per 1,000 residents. See the crime rate for the rest of Denver's crimes.

Featured: Each neighborhood now has a list of its high-crime addresses.

Denver neighborhood map, violent crimes per 1,000 residents, 2024

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

 

Denver violent crime statistics

Monthly reported violent crimes in Denver

Violent crime crimes, by time of day

What time reported violent crimes happen in Denver.

Violent crime crimes, by weekday

The day of the week reported violent crimes happen.

Featured: Each neighborhood now has a list of its high-crime addresses.

New: Recent crime ranking changes in violent crime

There were 5 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.

  • Cole fell 9 ranks, from 30th to 21st.
  • Hale fell 9 ranks, from 45th to 36th.
  • City Park fell 9 ranks, from 50th to 41st.
  • Sunnyside improved 6 ranks, from 34th to 40th.
  • Regis fell 6 ranks, from 43rd to 37th.

Featured: The best and worst neighborhoods for violent crimes.

Violent crime rate, Denver, 2024

  1. Civic Center: 37.87 per 1,000 residents (67 incidents total)
  2. DIA: 34.12 (42)
  3. : 19 (19)
  4. CBD: 15.31 (62)
  5. Sun Valley: 15.3 (22)
  6. Union Station: 14.22 (72)
  7. Lincoln Park: 11.43 (69)
  8. City Park West: 10.69 (49)
  9. Five Points: 10.29 (152)
  10. Globeville: 8.45 (30)
  11. North Capitol Hill: 7.77 (46)
  12. East Colfax: 6.75 (76)
  13. Central Park: 6.47 (114)
  14. West Colfax: 6.25 (57)
  15. Elyria-Swansea: 6.14 (41)
  16. Jefferson Park: 6.01 (17)
  17. Baker: 5.86 (34)
  18. Northeast Park Hill: 5.5 (50)
  19. Capitol Hill: 5.29 (83)
  20. Overland: 5.25 (17)
  21. Cole: 4.78 (22)
  22. Valverde: 4.53 (17)
  23. Barnum: 4.1 (27)
  24. Athmar Park: 3.58 (31)
  25. Washington Virginia Vale: 3.54 (49)
  26. Westwood: 3.5 (58)
  27. Villa Park: 3.39 (31)
  28. Windsor: 3.29 (45)
  29. Goldsmith: 3.23 (17)
  30. Montclair: 3.22 (19)
  31. Clayton: 3.06 (13)
  32. Ruby Hill: 3.05 (33)
  33. Hampden: 2.92 (55)
  34. Montbello: 2.87 (99)
  35. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 2.77 (97)
  36. Hale: 2.66 (18)
  37. Regis: 2.61 (11)
  38. Cheesman Park: 2.57 (22)
  39. Cherry Creek: 2.55 (16)
  40. Sunnyside: 2.54 (25)
  41. City Park: 2.5 (8)
  42. Auraria: 2.42 (2)
  43. Kennedy: 2.39 (11)
  44. College View / South Platte: 2.39 (17)
  45. Highland: 2.34 (21)
  46. Sloan Lake: 2.3 (18)
  47. Chaffee Park: 2.22 (9)
  48. Skyland: 2.22 (7)
  49. University Hills: 2.2 (13)
  50. Harvey Park South: 2.15 (19)
  51. Lowry Field: 2.07 (17)
  52. Barnum West: 2.05 (12)
  53. Hampden South: 2.02 (30)
  54. Whittier: 2.0 (12)
  55. Bear Valley: 1.95 (18)
  56. Harvey Park: 1.89 (24)
  57. Virginia Village: 1.84 (26)
  58. Speer: 1.79 (21)
  59. Congress Park: 1.78 (20)
  60. Mar Lee: 1.76 (24)
  61. West Highland: 1.63 (15)
  62. University: 1.6 (15)
  63. University Park: 1.32 (10)
  64. Rosedale: 1.24 (3)
  65. Indian Creek: 1.14 (4)
  66. Belcaro: 1.06 (5)
  67. Cory-Merrill: 1.06 (5)
  68. Southmoor Park: 1.03 (5)
  69. Wellshire: 0.89 (3)
  70. Marston: 0.71 (8)
  71. Platt Park: 0.7 (4)
  72. Fort Logan: 0.68 (6)
  73. North Park Hill: 0.66 (7)
  74. Berkeley: 0.58 (5)
  75. South Park Hill: 0.55 (5)
  76. Washington Park West: 0.41 (3)
  77. Washington Park: 0.41 (3)
  78. Hilltop: 0.33 (3)

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Violent crime count, Denver, 2024

  1. Five Points: 152 incidents
  2. Central Park: 114
  3. Montbello: 99
  4. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 97
  5. Capitol Hill: 83
  6. East Colfax: 76
  7. Union Station: 72
  8. Lincoln Park: 69
  9. Civic Center: 67
  10. CBD: 62
  11. Westwood: 58
  12. West Colfax: 57
  13. Hampden: 55
  14. Northeast Park Hill: 50
  15. City Park West: 49
  16. Washington Virginia Vale: 49
  17. North Capitol Hill: 46
  18. Windsor: 45
  19. DIA: 42
  20. Elyria-Swansea: 41
  21. Baker: 34
  22. Ruby Hill: 33
  23. Villa Park: 31
  24. Athmar Park: 31
  25. Hampden South: 30
  26. Globeville: 30
  27. Barnum: 27
  28. Virginia Village: 26
  29. Sunnyside: 25
  30. Mar Lee: 24
  31. Harvey Park: 24
  32. Cheesman Park: 22
  33. Sun Valley: 22
  34. Cole: 22
  35. Highland: 21
  36. Speer: 21
  37. Congress Park: 20
  38. : 19
  39. Harvey Park South: 19
  40. Montclair: 19
  41. Sloan Lake: 18
  42. Bear Valley: 18
  43. Hale: 18
  44. Overland: 17
  45. Lowry Field: 17
  46. College View / South Platte: 17
  47. Valverde: 17
  48. Jefferson Park: 17
  49. Goldsmith: 17
  50. Cherry Creek: 16
  51. University: 15
  52. West Highland: 15
  53. University Hills: 13
  54. Clayton: 13
  55. Whittier: 12
  56. Barnum West: 12
  57. Regis: 11
  58. Kennedy: 11
  59. University Park: 10
  60. Chaffee Park: 9
  61. Marston: 8
  62. City Park: 8
  63. Skyland: 7
  64. North Park Hill: 7
  65. Fort Logan: 6
  66. Southmoor Park: 5
  67. South Park Hill: 5
  68. Berkeley: 5
  69. Belcaro: 5
  70. Cory-Merrill: 5
  71. Platt Park: 4
  72. Indian Creek: 4
  73. Washington Park West: 3
  74. Hilltop: 3
  75. Rosedale: 3
  76. Washington Park: 3
  77. Wellshire: 3
  78. Auraria: 2

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Recent Denver violent crimes

June 17

  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 7:25 PM, at N University Blvd and E 3rd Ave in Country Club.
  • Assault causing serious injury in which a gun was fired, at 1:43 PM, at 857 E Colfax Ave in North Capitol Hill.
  • Serious assault, at 10:41 AM, at 3638 N High St in Cole.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 9:21 AM, at 754 S Patton Ct in Westwood.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 8:00 AM in Five Points.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 2:29 AM, at 4960 E 33rd Ave in Northeast Park Hill.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 2:00 AM, at 1010 E 17th Ave in North Capitol Hill.
  • Assault causing serious injury in which a gun was fired, at 2:00 AM, at the 4500 block of N Fraser Way in Montbello.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 12:57 AM, at 10700 E Dartmouth Ave in Kennedy.

June 16

  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 11:41 PM, at 10225 E Girard Ave in Hampden.
  • Serious assault, at 11:04 PM, at 2015 Market St in Five Points.
  • Serious assault, at 10:26 PM, at the 100 block of S Broadway St in Speer.
  • Fondling of an adult, at 9:24 PM in East Colfax.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 8:53 PM, at the 10200 block of E 51St Ave in Central Park.
  • Armed carjacking, at 8:17 PM, at 5152 N Sherman St in Globeville.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 7:42 PM in Hampden South.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 7:10 PM in Sloan Lake.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 5:51 PM, at 3481 S Fenton St in Bear Valley.
  • Serious assault, at 2:26 PM, at the 1900 block of N Emerson St in Five Points.
  • Armed carjacking, at 2:19 PM, at E 14th Ave and N Wabash St in East Colfax.
  • Robbery of a person in the open, at 1:45 PM, at E Evans Ave and S Oneida St in Goldsmith.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 11:54 AM, at N Broadway St and Lawrence St in Five Points.
  • Serious assault, at 10:55 AM, at 3750 N Jackson St in Clayton.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 9:41 AM, at 3535 N Elm St in Northeast Park Hill.
  • Rape, at 9:00 AM in Five Points.
  • Armed carjacking, at 5:00 AM, at E Colfax Ave and N Uinta St in East Colfax.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 4:00 AM in DIA.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 3:21 AM in Hampden.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 2:56 AM, at E 11th Ave and N Lafayette St in Cheesman Park.
  • Assault causing serious injury in which a gun was fired, at 2:30 AM, at 860 S Oneida St in Washington Virginia Vale.
  • Serious assault, at 1:31 AM, at W 12th Ave and N Perry St in West Colfax.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 1:23 AM, at E Colfax Ave and N Colorado Blvd in Congress Park.
  • Rape, at 1:00 AM in Overland.
  • Serious assault, at 12:30 AM, at 3325 W Alameda Ave in Barnum.
  • Serious assault, at 12:01 AM, at 4999 N Vrain St in Regis.

June 15

  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 11:34 PM in Westwood.
  • Robbery of a person in the open, at 11:00 PM, at 10150 E Virginia Ave in Windsor.
  • Serious assault, at 11:00 PM, at 1701 N Bryant St in Sun Valley.
  • Robbery of a person in the open, at 11:00 PM, at 4600 N Humboldt St in Elyria-Swansea.
  • Serious assault, at 10:43 PM, at 741 N Mariposa St in Lincoln Park.
  • Serious assault, at 10:01 PM, at the 1100 block of N Santa Fe Dr in Lincoln Park.
  • Serious assault, at 10:01 PM, at the 1100 block of N Santa Fe Dr in Lincoln Park.
  • Serious assault, at 9:15 PM, at 1701 N Bryant St in Sun Valley.
  • Robbery of a person in the open, at 7:59 PM, at the 400 block of N Broadway St in Baker.
  • Serious assault, at 7:45 PM, at the 3400 block of W Custer Pl in Westwood.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 7:03 PM, at 3065 N Ivanhoe St in North Park Hill.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 5:45 PM, at 4545 N Airport Way in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Serious assault, at 4:14 PM, at the 2700 block of N Downing St in Five Points.
  • Serious assault, at 8:30 AM, at the 1200 block of N Knox Ct in West Colfax.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 8:05 AM, at 3253 S Parker Rd in Kennedy.

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