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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 Monday February 26th.

Denver violent crimes are up in the past 30 days (478) compared with the 30 days before that (448), and down since the start of this year when compared to the same time period last year.

  • Denver has had 771 violent crimes reported so far this year, an average of 418.5 per month / 13.8 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 41.
  • The average number of violent crimes per neighborhood this year is 9.88.

Denver’s violent crime rate

In 2024, Denver's violent crime rate’s 6.7 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 25 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.

Featured: The best and worst neighborhoods for violent crimes.

Violent crime rate, Denver, 2024

  1. DIA: 9.75 per 1,000 residents (12 incidents total)
  2. Civic Center: 9.61 (17)
  3. Sun Valley: 5.56 (8)
  4. CBD: 4.94 (20)
  5. Union Station: 3.95 (20)
  6. Five Points: 2.78 (41)
  7. Lincoln Park: 2.65 (16)
  8. North Capitol Hill: 2.53 (15)
  9. Central Park: 2.33 (41)
  10. East Colfax: 2.22 (25)
  11. City Park West: 2.18 (10)
  12. West Colfax: 2.08 (19)
  13. Elyria-Swansea: 1.95 (13)
  14. Capitol Hill: 1.85 (29)
  15. Barnum: 1.82 (12)
  16. Northeast Park Hill: 1.76 (16)
  17. Valverde: 1.6 (6)
  18. Goldsmith: 1.52 (8)
  19. Washington Virginia Vale: 1.45 (20)
  20. Jefferson Park: 1.41 (4)
  21. Globeville: 1.41 (5)
  22. Overland: 1.23 (4)
  23. Baker: 1.21 (7)
  24. Barnum West: 1.19 (7)
  25. University Hills: 1.18 (7)
  26. Westwood: 1.15 (19)
  27. Cole: 1.09 (5)
  28. Athmar Park: 1.04 (9)
  29. Ruby Hill: 1.02 (11)
  30. Hale: 0.89 (6)
  31. Villa Park: 0.88 (8)
  32. Bear Valley: 0.87 (8)
  33. Kennedy: 0.87 (4)
  34. Montclair: 0.85 (5)
  35. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 0.83 (29)
  36. Windsor: 0.8 (11)
  37. Highland: 0.78 (7)
  38. Speer: 0.77 (9)
  39. Sloan Lake: 0.77 (6)
  40. Montbello: 0.75 (26)
  41. Clayton: 0.71 (3)
  42. Harvey Park South: 0.68 (6)
  43. Hampden: 0.64 (12)
  44. Congress Park: 0.62 (7)
  45. Sunnyside: 0.61 (6)
  46. Virginia Village: 0.57 (8)
  47. Harvey Park: 0.55 (7)
  48. University: 0.53 (5)
  49. Chaffee Park: 0.49 (2)
  50. Cherry Creek: 0.48 (3)
  51. Cheesman Park: 0.47 (4)
  52. Hampden South: 0.47 (7)
  53. West Highland: 0.43 (4)
  54. College View / South Platte: 0.42 (3)
  55. Belcaro: 0.42 (2)
  56. University Park: 0.4 (3)
  57. North Park Hill: 0.38 (4)
  58. Mar Lee: 0.37 (5)
  59. Lowry Field: 0.37 (3)
  60. South Park Hill: 0.33 (3)
  61. Skyland: 0.32 (1)
  62. Marston: 0.27 (3)
  63. Regis: 0.24 (1)
  64. Southmoor Park: 0.21 (1)
  65. Whittier: 0.17 (1)
  66. Platt Park: 0.17 (1)
  67. Berkeley: 0.12 (1)
  68. Fort Logan: 0.11 (1)

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Violent crime count, Denver, 2024

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

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Recent Denver violent crimes

February 22

  • Serious assault, at 4:40 PM, at 2881 N Speer Blvd in Jefferson Park.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 1:01 PM, at 120 N Broadway St in Speer.
  • Armed carjacking, at 8:05 AM, at the 500 block of N Pearl St in Speer.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 7:30 AM, at 707 S Utica St in Westwood.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 3:43 AM in Civic Center.

February 21

  • Serious assault, at 11:22 PM, at E 42nd Ave and N Jackson St in Elyria-Swansea.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 9:25 PM, at 105 N Knox Ct in Barnum.
  • Assault causing serious injury in which a gun was fired, at 8:00 PM, at the 1400 block of N Uinta St in East Colfax.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 6:51 PM, at 1235 E Evans Ave in University.
  • Serious assault, at 6:24 PM, at the 5600 block of N Argonne St in DIA.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 6:15 PM, at I-70 west-bound and N Peoria St in Central Park.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 3:42 PM, at 8568 E Northfield Blvd in Central Park.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 11:01 AM, at 645 N Wolff St in Villa Park.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 10:30 AM, at the 7400 block of E 28th Ave in Central Park.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 2:09 AM, at 4922 N Willow St in Central Park.
  • Serious assault, at 12:41 AM, at 3375 Denargo St in Five Points.

February 20

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:13 PM, at 826 N Quitman St in Villa Park.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 11:00 PM, at 860 S Oneida St in Washington Virginia Vale.
  • Serious assault, at 9:27 PM, at 12675 E Albrook Dr in Montbello.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 9:08 PM, at 3067 S Sheridan Blvd in Bear Valley.
  • Serious assault, at 7:30 PM, at 29th St and Delgany St in Five Points.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 6:49 PM, at the 3100 block of S Sheridan Blvd in Harvey Park South.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 5:35 PM, at 776 N Santa Fe Dr in Lincoln Park.
  • Rape, at 11:42 AM in Platt Park.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 10:30 AM in Northeast Park Hill.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 10:15 AM in North Capitol Hill.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 9:26 AM, at 7800 E Smith Rd in Central Park.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 4:45 AM, at the 3000 block of N Lafayette St in Whittier.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 12:39 AM, at 3185 W Nevada Pl in Westwood.
  • Robbery of a person in the open, at 12:00 AM, at W 8th Ave and N Knox Ct in Villa Park.

February 19

  • Serious assault, at 11:55 PM, at the 4800 block of N Quentin St in Montbello.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:36 PM, at 3122 W 27th Ave in Sloan Lake.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 9:34 PM, at 3359 N Race St in Cole.
  • Serious assault, at 8:34 PM, at 2301 Lawrence St in Five Points.
  • Rape, at 8:00 PM in Windsor.
  • Serious assault, at 8:00 PM, at the 400 block of S Galena Way in Windsor.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 7:30 PM, at N Quebec St and E MLK Blvd in Central Park.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 5:18 PM, at S Federal Blvd and W Mississippi Ave in Mar Lee.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 5:09 PM, at 913 15th St in CBD.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 5:05 PM, at 1020 15th St in CBD.
  • Serious assault - domestic violence, at 5:04 PM in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Robbery of a business using a weapon, at 2:42 PM, at 913 15th St in CBD.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 1:30 PM, at N Federal Blvd and W 52nd Ave in Regis.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 9:10 AM, at 2555 31St St in Globeville.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 4:30 AM, at 19150 E Scott Pl in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 2:54 AM, at 1050 N Sherman St in Capitol Hill.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 2:33 AM, at 5650 N Argonne St in DIA.
  • Serious assault, at 1:30 AM, at the 2300 block of S Dayton Way in Hampden.
  • Robbery of a person in a residence, at 1:20 AM, at S Patton Ct and Morrison Rd in Westwood.
  • Threatening to imminently injure with a weapon, at 12:50 AM, at 4705 E Louisiana Ave in Virginia Village.

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