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Baker, Denver, crime stats, charts, data, map and analysis. Last updated Monday April 22nd.

Recent crime ranking changes in Baker

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 is in Baker.

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

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Baker vs. Denver

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

Baker crimes

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New Baker crimes reported since the last site update

    Thursday May 18

    Saturday May 27

  • Theft of items from a vehicle, 1:00 AM, at 312 N Delaware St.
  • Sunday May 28

  • Arson of a vehicle, 2:39 AM, at 141 N Broadway St.
  • Monday May 29

  • Bicycle theft, 4:48 PM, at 107 W 4th Ave.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Theft of parts from a vehicle, 1:35 PM, at 38 W Byers Pl.

Baker in the news

Jay Bianchi’s critics say earlier arrest on sex-assault suspicions could have saved “years” of new victims
Published April 19
Jay Bianchi, fixture in Denver jam band scene, arrested on sexual assault charges
Published April 17
4 people who died outside in Denver over weekend likely overdosed as city sees increase in fentanyl deaths
Published November 28, 2023

The past 30 days in Baker crime

  • There were 9 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's more than the 6 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 6.3 per month in Baker.
  • Domestic violence: 3 incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.2.
  • Sex assault: 1 incident the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.8.
  • Robbery: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.3.
  • Burglary: 7 incidents the past 30 days, 6 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 6.7.
  • Property crimes: 45 incidents the past 30 days, 46 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 51.4.
  • Car thefts: 10 incidents the past 30 days, 9 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 12.2.
  • Bike thefts: 1 incident the past 30 days, 4 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 3.8.

Compare Baker to its neighbors

See how Baker's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Washington Park West, Overland, Lincoln Park, Speer, Athmar Park, Valverde).

Baker addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. 323 S Broadway St: 17
  2. 500 S Santa Fe Dr: 13
  3. No address given: 11
  4. 855 S Broadway St: 10
  5. 499 S Cherokee St: 10

Latest notable crimes in Baker

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

Baker crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Baker happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Baker happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Baker happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Baker happen?

Latest homicides in Baker

Latest serious assaults in Baker

Latest robberies in Baker

Latest burglaries in Baker

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Tuesday April 16, 5:12 AM, at 900 W 1St Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday April 5, 4:25 AM, at 95 W Maple Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday March 29, 11:05 AM, at 57 W Byers Pl.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Thursday March 28, 5:20 AM, at 141 N Broadway St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Monday March 18, 10:00 PM, at 117 N Broadway St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Monday March 18, 7:02 PM, at 595 N Quivas St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Sunday March 17, 5:00 PM, at 424 N Lipan St.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Sunday March 17, 9:04 AM, at 600 W Bayaud Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Wednesday March 13, 1:43 PM, at 301 S Cherokee St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Friday March 1, 3:04 PM, at 101 N Broadway St.

New: The 16th Street Mall crime report.

Crime in Baker, by day of the week

Baker property crimes, by day

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

Baker violent crimes, by day

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

Monthly crimes in Baker

Monthly violent crime in Baker

Monthly property crime in Baker

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

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

  • 15th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 24th last year. 3.62 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 2.59 up until this point last year)
  • 12th in population-adjusted property crimes (down from 10th in 2023. 23.45 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 32.25 in 2023)
  • 17th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 37th in 2023. 0.34 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.17 in 2023)
  • 24th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (even ranking with in 2023. 1.21 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.86 in 2023)
  • 11th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 25th in 2023. 1.03 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.52 in 2023)
  • 6th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 7th in 2023. 3.79 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 4.83 in 2023)
  • 17th in population-adjusted car thefts (down from 13th in 2023. 5.0 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 7.59 in 2023)
  • 7th in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 6th in 2023. 1.03 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.38 in 2023)
  • 9th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 12th in 2023. 7.24 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 3.1 in 2023)

Compare Baker crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Baker violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 17th 52 17 23 15
2022 15th 43 35 7 21

A table comparing Baker property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 10th 11 4 10
2022 8th 16 8 13

A table comparing Baker burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 18 6 7 18
2022 10 7 5 13

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

More: Compare crime rate rankings across all 78 Denver neighborhoods.

New: The prostitution crime report.

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Denver crime trends map

The crimes trends map shows the change in crime counts and rates on a monthly and yearly basis.

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The Denver-city recent crime map

The recent crimes map shows where crimes across the city were reported in the last two or so months, and shows which addresses across the city have logged the most reported crimes.

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