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Auraria, Denver, crime stats, charts, data, map and analysis. Last updated Monday February 26th.

Recent crime ranking changes in Auraria

There were 2 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 is in Auraria.

New: The Auraria monthly crime report recap for August 2023.

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

See how crime in Auraria is going compared to the same period of time in 2023.

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Auraria vs. Denver

See how the proportion of crimes in Auraria compares with the city.

Auraria crimes

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New Auraria crimes reported since the last site update

    Monday May 22

  • Giving false information to police, 1:46 AM, at 1101 W Colfax Ave.
  • Tuesday May 23

  • Criminal trespassing, 9:46 AM, at 1250 5th St.
  • Saturday May 27

  • Resisting arrest, 8:47 AM, at 1190 Auraria Pkwy.
  • Saturday May 27

  • Police Interference, 8:47 AM, at 1190 Auraria Pkwy.
  • Saturday May 27

  • Criminal trespassing, 8:47 AM, at 1190 Auraria Pkwy.

Auraria in the news

Getaway driver to 14-year-old who shot woman after Denver fender bender sentenced to prison
Published July 3, 2023
Timberwolves guard Anthony Edwards cited for assault in alleged Denver chair-swinging incident
Published April 26, 2023
Denver gang member gave 14-year-old permission to open fire on woman with AR-15 after fender-bender, DA alleges
Published February 28, 2023

The past 30 days in Auraria crime

  • There were no reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's less than the 1 30 days before that and less than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 1.8 per month in Auraria.
  • Domestic violence: No incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.6.
  • Sex assault: No incidents the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.3.
  • Robbery: No incidents the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.3.
  • Burglary: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.5.
  • Property crimes: 10 incidents the past 30 days, 7 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 13.6.
  • Car thefts: 1 incident the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 2.2.
  • Bike thefts: No incidents the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.2.

Compare Auraria to its neighbors

See how Auraria's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Lincoln Park, CBD, Highland, Sun Valley, Union Station).

Auraria addresses with the most reported crime

These are the top Auraria addresses in Denver that have had the most crime reports this year.

  1. 1000 Chopper Cir: 13
  2. 1155 10th St: 6
  3. 1250 5th St: 5
  4. 900 Auraria Pkwy: 4
  5. 1201 5th St: 3

Latest notable crimes in Auraria

A Auraria crime map and recent crime listing for homicides, serious assaults, burglaries and robberies.

Auraria crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Auraria happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Auraria happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Auraria happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Auraria happen?

Latest homicides in Auraria

Good news: Auraria has had no reported homicides in the last 12 months.

Latest serious assaults in Auraria

Latest robberies in Auraria

Latest burglaries in Auraria

  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Wednesday Feb 14, 4:00 PM, at 1201 Larimer St.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Monday Jan. 22, 9:36 PM, at 1351 5th St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday Dec. 31, 4:00 AM, at 1301 Wazee St.
  • Possession of burglary tools, Friday Dec. 29, 1:27 AM, at 1150 10th St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Sunday Dec. 24, 12:00 PM, at 109 Walnut St.
  • Burglary of a safe, Monday Dec. 18, 10:51 AM, at 900 Auraria Pkwy.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Monday Dec. 11, 3:05 AM, at 900 Auraria Pkwy.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Friday Oct. 27, 3:50 PM, at 1200 Larimer St.
  • Possession of burglary tools, Monday Sept. 18, 12:30 PM, at 1200 Larimer St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday July 29, 12:00 AM, at 1616 14th St.

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Crime in Auraria, by day of the week

Auraria property crimes, by day

The day of the week reported property crimes in Auraria happen.

Auraria violent crimes, by day

The day of the week reported violent crimes in Auraria happen.

Monthly crimes in Auraria

Monthly violent crime in Auraria

Monthly property crime in Auraria

So far this year, Auraria ranks in reported crime rates:

Rankings range from 1st (worst) to 78th (best).

  • 69th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (down from 23rd last year. 0.0 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 1.21 up until this point last year)
  • 4th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 5th in 2023. 14.55 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 19.39 in 2023)
  • 45th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 51st in 2023. 0.0 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 7th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (down from 2nd in 2023. 1.21 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.42 in 2023)
  • 58th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 63rd in 2023. 0.0 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 14th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 29th in 2023. 1.21 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.21 in 2023)
  • 15th in population-adjusted car thefts (down from 2nd in 2023. 2.42 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 7.27 in 2023)
  • 46th in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 44th in 2023. 0.0 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 4th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 6th in 2023. 6.06 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.42 in 2023)

Compare Auraria crime rate rankings in recent years

The lower the rank, the worse Auraria's crime rate. There are 78 Denver neighborhoods, so the rankings are out of 78.

A table comparing Auraria violent crime rates

Shown here are the population-adjusted crime rates for Auraria.

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 5th 3 4 8 5
2022 6th 3 5 15 6

A table comparing Auraria property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 2nd 4 1 1
2022 3rd 3 1 2

A table comparing Auraria burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 22 7 11 15
2022 72 5 32 1

See the full year-by-year rankings for Auraria.

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