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The Denver weapon firing report

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

Denver weapon firings are up in the past 30 days (22) compared with the 30 days before that (15), and down since the start of this year when compared to the same time period last year.

  • Denver has had 91 weapon firings reported so far this year, an average of 19.8 per month / 0.7 per day.
  • In 2023, Denver averaged 24.2 per month, and the year before that (2022) Denver averaged 33.4 per month.
  • The most weapon firings any neighborhood in Denver has had in 2024 is Montbello, with 10.
  • The average number of weapon firings per neighborhood this year is 1.17.

Denver’s weapon firing rate

In 2024, Denver's weapon firing rate’s 0.3 crimes per 1,000 residents. See the crime rate for the rest of Denver's crimes.

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Denver neighborhood map, weapon firings, 2024

Reported weapon firings. Hover over or tap a neighborhood for details.

 

Denver weapon firing statistics

Monthly reported weapon firings in Denver

Weapon firing crimes, by time of day

What time reported weapon firings happen in Denver.

Weapon firing crimes, by weekday

The day of the week reported weapon firings happen.

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New: Recent crime ranking changes in weapon firing

There were 7 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 weapon firings.

Weapon firing rate, Denver, 2024

  1. DIA: 1.62 per 1,000 residents (2 incidents total)
  2. Civic Center: 0.57 (1)
  3. Sloan Lake: 0.51 (4)
  4. CBD: 0.49 (2)
  5. Elyria-Swansea: 0.45 (3)
  6. City Park West: 0.44 (2)
  7. East Colfax: 0.44 (5)
  8. Athmar Park: 0.35 (3)
  9. Montbello: 0.29 (10)
  10. Washington Virginia Vale: 0.29 (4)
  11. Globeville: 0.28 (1)
  12. Valverde: 0.27 (1)
  13. Clayton: 0.24 (1)
  14. Harvey Park: 0.24 (3)
  15. Regis: 0.24 (1)
  16. Central Park: 0.23 (4)
  17. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 0.23 (8)
  18. Windsor: 0.22 (3)
  19. West Colfax: 0.22 (2)
  20. Villa Park: 0.22 (2)
  21. Union Station: 0.2 (1)
  22. Sunnyside: 0.2 (2)
  23. Hampden South: 0.2 (3)
  24. Westwood: 0.18 (3)
  25. Whittier: 0.17 (1)
  26. Mar Lee: 0.15 (2)
  27. College View / South Platte: 0.14 (1)
  28. Lowry Field: 0.12 (1)
  29. Highland: 0.11 (1)
  30. Northeast Park Hill: 0.11 (1)
  31. University: 0.11 (1)
  32. North Park Hill: 0.09 (1)
  33. Five Points: 0.07 (1)
  34. Virginia Village: 0.07 (1)
  35. Hampden: 0.05 (1)

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Weapon firing count, Denver, 2024

  1. Montbello: 10 incidents
  2. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 8
  3. East Colfax: 5
  4. Central Park: 4
  5. Washington Virginia Vale: 4
  6. Sloan Lake: 4
  7. Windsor: 3
  8. Westwood: 3
  9. Elyria-Swansea: 3
  10. Harvey Park: 3
  11. Hampden South: 3
  12. Athmar Park: 3
  13. City Park West: 2
  14. Mar Lee: 2
  15. DIA: 2
  16. West Colfax: 2
  17. CBD: 2
  18. Sunnyside: 2
  19. Villa Park: 2
  20. Civic Center: 1
  21. Highland: 1
  22. Five Points: 1
  23. Globeville: 1
  24. Clayton: 1
  25. Union Station: 1
  26. Northeast Park Hill: 1
  27. Virginia Village: 1
  28. Valverde: 1
  29. Whittier: 1
  30. College View / South Platte: 1
  31. Hampden: 1
  32. North Park Hill: 1
  33. University: 1
  34. Lowry Field: 1
  35. Regis: 1

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Recent Denver weapon firings

May 14

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 5:15 AM, at the 5300 block of N Tucson St in Montbello.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 4:21 AM, at 3700 N Garfield St in Clayton.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 12:53 AM, at 5048 Morrison Rd in Westwood.

May 13

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 8:31 PM, at E 33rd Ave and N Olive St in Northeast Park Hill.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 8:31 PM, at E 33rd Ave and N Olive St in Northeast Park Hill.

May 11

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 6:01 PM, at S Havana St and E Alameda Ave in Windsor.

May 9

May 8

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 4:38 AM, at the 1300 block of N Mariposa St in Lincoln Park.

May 4

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 8:09 PM, at 675 15th St in CBD.

May 3

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 2:30 PM, at the 7900 block of E Northfield Blvd in Central Park.

May 1

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:03 PM, at 2754 W 4th Ave in Valverde.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 7:00 PM, at 2220 W Asbury Ave in College View / South Platte.

April 29

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 5:39 PM, at the 8800 block of E Colfax Ave in East Colfax.

April 27

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:33 PM, at 2565 S University Blvd in University.

April 26

April 25

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 2:55 AM, at E 38th Ave and N York St in Clayton.

April 21

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:19 PM, at 17507 E 61St Ave in DIA.

April 20

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 12:24 AM, at 625 S Dale Ct in Athmar Park.

April 17

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 8:00 PM, at 4146 N Raritan St in Sunnyside.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:30 AM, at 8555 E Fairmount Dr in Windsor.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 1:00 AM, at 14395 E 47th Dr in Montbello.

April 16

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:00 PM, at 1051 14th St in CBD.

April 14

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:01 PM, at 1350 N Xenia St in East Colfax.

April 13

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:54 PM, at 14151 E Elk Pl in Montbello.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 1:30 AM, at I-70 east-bound and I-25 north-bound in Globeville.

April 12

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:45 PM, at 5110 N Depew Ct in Regis.

April 9

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 3:45 AM, at 2000 S Irving St in Harvey Park.

April 7

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:29 PM, at 1205 N Yosemite St in East Colfax.

April 6

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 3:10 AM, at the 2100 block of S Depew St in Harvey Park.

April 5

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:44 PM, at 12990 E Andrews Dr in Montbello.

April 1

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 2:30 PM, at I-70 west-bound and N Havana St in Central Park.

March 30

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:03 PM, at 6801 N Tower Rd in DIA.

March 29

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 12:10 PM, at S Clinton St and E Alameda Ave in Lowry Field.

March 25

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 5:55 PM, at 2120 N Downing St in City Park West.

March 24

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 6:59 PM, at N Chambers Rd and E Bolling Dr in Montbello.

March 22

March 20

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 8:23 PM, at 2160 N Downing St in City Park West.

March 16

March 11

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:29 PM, at 3555 W Virginia Ave in Westwood.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 4:39 AM, at 4890 N Chambers Rd in Gateway / Green Valley Ranch.

March 9

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:15 PM, at 9094 E MLK Blvd in Central Park.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:27 PM, at 1845 W Virginia Ave in Athmar Park.

March 8

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 10:32 PM, at 1100 S Irving St in Mar Lee.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:30 PM, at 3325 W Evans Ave in Harvey Park.

March 7

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 3:00 AM, at 3505 W 13th Ave in West Colfax.

March 6

  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 11:43 PM, at the 3600 block of N Fairfax St in Northeast Park Hill.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 1:15 AM, at 2680 N Clinton St in Central Park.

March 5

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 8:45 PM, at 642 N Winona Ct in Villa Park.

March 2

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:33 PM, at 1423 S Federal Blvd in Mar Lee.

February 29

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 4:30 AM, at 8852 E Mansfield Ave in Hampden South.

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