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The Denver weapon crime report

Weapon crime crime stats, charts, data, rankings, maps and news for the City of Denver and its neighborhoods. Last updated Monday April 22nd.

Denver weapon crimes are up in the past 30 days (233) compared with the 30 days before that (229), and down since the start of this year when compared to the same time period last year.

  • Denver has had 833 weapon crimes reported so far this year, an average of 226.1 per month / 7.4 per day.
  • In 2023, Denver averaged 227.6 per month, and the year before that (2022) Denver averaged 246.6 per month.
  • The most weapon crimes any neighborhood in Denver has had in 2024 is Montbello, with 65.
  • The average number of weapon crimes per neighborhood this year is 10.68.

Denver’s weapon crime rate

In 2024, Denver's weapon crime rate’s 3.6 crimes per 1,000 residents. See the crime rate for the rest of Denver's crimes.

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

Denver neighborhood map, weapon crimes, 2024

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

 

Denver weapon crime statistics

Monthly reported weapon crimes in Denver

Weapon crime crimes, by time of day

What time reported weapon crimes happen in Denver.

Weapon crime crimes, by weekday

The day of the week reported weapon crimes happen.

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New: Recent crime ranking changes in weapon crime

There were 14 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 crimes.

Weapon crime rate, Denver, 2024

  1. Civic Center: 10.18 per 1,000 residents (18 incidents total)
  2. Sun Valley: 6.26 (9)
  3. Auraria: 6.06 (5)
  4. East Colfax: 5.15 (58)
  5. Barnum: 4.85 (32)
  6. Villa Park: 3.94 (36)
  7. Whittier: 3.67 (22)
  8. Westwood: 3.44 (57)
  9. Clayton: 3.29 (14)
  10. DIA: 3.25 (4)
  11. West Colfax: 3.18 (29)
  12. Union Station: 3.16 (16)
  13. Barnum West: 3.07 (18)
  14. Skyland: 2.54 (8)
  15. Globeville: 2.25 (8)
  16. Lincoln Park: 2.15 (13)
  17. Elyria-Swansea: 2.1 (14)
  18. Five Points: 1.9 (28)
  19. Montbello: 1.88 (65)
  20. Northeast Park Hill: 1.87 (17)
  21. Athmar Park: 1.85 (16)
  22. Mar Lee: 1.83 (25)
  23. City Park West: 1.75 (8)
  24. Lowry Field: 1.71 (14)
  25. Sloan Lake: 1.41 (11)
  26. Baker: 1.38 (8)
  27. Sunnyside: 1.32 (13)
  28. Cole: 1.3 (6)
  29. Harvey Park: 1.1 (14)
  30. Kennedy: 1.08 (5)
  31. Valverde: 1.07 (4)
  32. Jefferson Park: 1.06 (3)
  33. CBD: 0.99 (4)
  34. Central Park: 0.96 (17)
  35. College View / South Platte: 0.84 (6)
  36. Washington Virginia Vale: 0.8 (11)
  37. Ruby Hill: 0.74 (8)
  38. Chaffee Park: 0.74 (3)
  39. North Capitol Hill: 0.68 (4)
  40. Highland: 0.67 (6)
  41. Cheesman Park: 0.59 (5)
  42. Gateway / Green Valley Ranch: 0.54 (19)
  43. Hampden South: 0.54 (8)
  44. Windsor: 0.51 (7)
  45. Montclair: 0.51 (3)
  46. North Park Hill: 0.47 (5)
  47. Capitol Hill: 0.45 (7)
  48. South Park Hill: 0.44 (4)
  49. Speer: 0.43 (5)
  50. Hilltop: 0.43 (4)
  51. Rosedale: 0.41 (1)
  52. Southmoor Park: 0.41 (2)
  53. Goldsmith: 0.38 (2)
  54. Congress Park: 0.36 (4)
  55. Harvey Park South: 0.34 (3)
  56. Overland: 0.31 (1)
  57. City Park: 0.31 (1)
  58. Washington Park West: 0.28 (2)
  59. Hampden: 0.27 (5)
  60. Marston: 0.27 (3)
  61. Regis: 0.24 (1)
  62. University: 0.21 (2)
  63. Virginia Village: 0.21 (3)
  64. University Hills: 0.17 (1)
  65. Cherry Creek: 0.16 (1)
  66. University Park: 0.13 (1)
  67. West Highland: 0.11 (1)
  68. Bear Valley: 0.11 (1)
  69. Fort Logan: 0.11 (1)

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Weapon crime count, Denver, 2024

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

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Recent Denver weapon crimes

April 17

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:30 AM, at 8555 E Fairmount Dr in Windsor.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 6:43 AM, at the 1200 block of N Ulster St in East Colfax.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 2:24 AM, at the 2800 block of W Irvington Pl in Valverde.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 1:47 AM, at the 2800 block of W Colfax Ave in Sun Valley.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 1:00 AM, at 14395 E 47th Dr in Montbello.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 12:57 AM, at the 2500 block of S Newton St in Harvey Park.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 12:08 AM, at the 500 block of S Stuart St in Westwood.

April 16

  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:00 PM, at 1051 14th St in CBD.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:37 PM, at the 3100 block of S Raleigh St in Harvey Park South.

April 15

  • Carrying a concealed weapon, at 5:49 PM, at W Exposition Ave and S Irving St in Westwood.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 5:49 PM, at W Exposition Ave and S Irving St in Westwood.
  • Possession of a weapon - powpo, at 5:49 PM, at W Exposition Ave and S Irving St in Westwood.
  • Carrying a concealed weapon, at 2:14 PM, at the 7800 block of E Smith Rd in Central Park.
  • Possession of a weapon - powpo, at 4:41 AM, at E 16th Ave and N Trenton St in East Colfax.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 1:00 AM, at the 5500 block of W Warren Ave in Harvey Park.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 12:39 AM, at the 5300 block of N Tucson Way in Montbello.

April 14

  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 11:34 PM, at the 3900 block of W 1St Ave in Barnum.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 11:01 PM, at 1350 N Xenia St in East Colfax.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:34 PM, at the 3200 block of W Ada Pl in Westwood.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:29 PM, at 2692 S Federal Blvd in College View / South Platte.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 5:50 PM, at E Colfax Ave and N Syracuse St in East Colfax.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 2:15 PM, at the 5100 block of N Durham Ct in Montbello.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 9:12 AM, at 12290 E 51St Ave in Montbello.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 7:38 AM, at 1665 N Grant St in North Capitol Hill.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 4:40 AM, at the 3400 block of W Center Ave in Westwood.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 4:22 AM, at the 600 block of N Sheridan Blvd in Villa Park.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 3:38 AM, at the 5000 block of N Xanadu St in Montbello.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 3:06 AM, at the 600 block of N Sheridan Blvd in Villa Park.

April 13

  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 11:23 PM, at the 3000 block of W Alameda Ave in Westwood.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:52 PM, at the 3800 block of N Adams St in Clayton.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:22 PM, at 1775 W Mosier Pl in Ruby Hill.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:54 PM, at 14151 E Elk Pl in Montbello.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 9:45 PM, at Park Avenue west and N Globeville Rd in Globeville.
  • Weapon - other, at 9:45 PM, at Park Avenue west and N Globeville Rd in Globeville.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 2:54 AM, at E 51St Ave and N Tucson Way in Montbello.
  • Carrying a concealed weapon, at 1:33 AM, at S Tejon St and W Exposition Ave in Athmar Park.
  • Weapon - other, at 1:33 AM, at S Tejon St and W Exposition Ave in Athmar Park.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied vehicle, at 1:30 AM, at I-70 east-bound and I-25 north-bound in Globeville.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 1:07 AM, at the 3900 block of N Adams St in Clayton.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 12:30 AM, at the 400 block of S Wolff St in Westwood.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 12:12 AM, at 1351 5th St in Auraria.

April 12

  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 10:35 PM, at the 3400 block of W Tennessee Ave in Westwood.
  • Weapon fired into an occupied building, at 9:45 PM, at 5110 N Depew Ct in Regis.
  • Possession of an illegal/dangerous weapon, at 9:32 PM, at the 1000 block of S Holly St in Washington Virginia Vale.
  • Weapon - other, at 9:32 PM, at the 1000 block of S Holly St in Washington Virginia Vale.
  • Weapon - other, at 8:42 PM, at E 22nd Ave and N Humboldt St in City Park West.
  • Possession of a weapon - powpo, at 6:49 PM, at E 16th Ave and N Spruce St in East Colfax.
  • Unlawful discharge of a weapon, at 5:15 PM, at 1125 17th St in CBD.
  • Flourishing of a weapon, at 2:25 PM, at the 1800 block of N Washington St in North Capitol Hill.
  • Carrying a prohibited weapon, at 2:15 PM, at 655 S Monaco St in Washington Virginia Vale.

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