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Barnum, Denver, crime stats, charts, data, map and analysis. Last updated Monday May 20th.

Recent crime ranking changes in Barnum

There were 5 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 Barnum.

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

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Barnum vs. Denver

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

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New Barnum crimes reported since the last site update

    Friday May 26

  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, 11:21 AM, at 500 N King St.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Theft - other, 3:13 PM, at the 00 block of S Hazel Ct.
  • Thursday June 1

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, 1:44 AM, at 23 S Federal Blvd.

Barnum in the news

Nine Denver officers fired 109 shots at armed man who fired at victims and police
Published September 16, 2021
Denver police fatally shoot man in Barnum neighborhood following chase
Published May 14, 2021
Two men killed in Denver in separate incidents identified
Published September 11, 2020

The past 30 days in Barnum crime

  • There were 5 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's more than the 4 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 3.2 per month in Barnum.
  • Domestic violence: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 2.1.
  • Sex assault: No incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.2.
  • Robbery: 1 incident 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, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.9.
  • Property crimes: 20 incidents the past 30 days, 11 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 14.6.
  • Car thefts: 12 incidents the past 30 days, 4 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 5.4.
  • Bike thefts: No incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.3.

Compare Barnum to its neighbors

See how Barnum's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Barnum West, Villa Park, Valverde, Westwood).

Barnum addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. 255 S Hooker St: 14
  2. No address given: 13
  3. 203 S Federal Blvd: 12
  4. 1 S Federal Blvd: 4
  5. 00 Block S Grove St: 4

Latest notable crimes in Barnum

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

Barnum crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Barnum happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Barnum happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Barnum happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Barnum happen?

Latest homicides in Barnum

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

Latest serious assaults in Barnum

Latest robberies in Barnum

Latest burglaries in Barnum

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Sunday May 12, 4:00 PM, at 109 S Federal Blvd.
  • Burglary and auto theft at a business with forced entry, Tuesday April 23, 5:46 AM, at 175 S Federal Blvd.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday April 12, 7:45 PM, at 55 N Hazel Ct.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Tuesday March 26, 6:30 AM, at 452 N Perry St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday March 8, 11:00 AM, at 183 N Knox Ct.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Thursday Feb 29, 6:34 PM, at 203 S Federal Blvd.
  • Burglary and auto theft at a residence without forced entry, Monday Feb 19, 5:21 PM, at 112 N Perry St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Wednesday Feb 14, 11:00 AM, at 10 S Irving St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Thursday Feb 1, 8:19 PM, at 3133 W Alameda Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Wednesday Jan. 31, 4:00 PM, at 203 S Federal Blvd.

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Crime in Barnum, by day of the week

Barnum property crimes, by day

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

Barnum violent crimes, by day

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

Monthly crimes in Barnum

Monthly violent crime in Barnum

Monthly property crime in Barnum

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

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

  • 22nd (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 27th last year. 3.19 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 2.58 up until this point last year)
  • 57th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 75th in 2023. 9.86 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 7.89 in 2023)
  • 31st in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 50th in 2023. 0.3 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.15 in 2023)
  • 33rd in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 38th in 2023. 1.21 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.76 in 2023)
  • 38th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 66th in 2023. 0.46 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.15 in 2023)
  • 55th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 61st in 2023. 1.52 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.52 in 2023)
  • 41st in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 74th in 2023. 3.79 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.97 in 2023)
  • 33rd in population-adjusted bike thefts (up from 67th in 2023. 0.3 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 19th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 23rd in 2023. 3.49 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.12 in 2023)

Compare Barnum crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Barnum violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 36th 33 38 65 32
2022 32nd 39 76 64 23

A table comparing Barnum property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 68th 61 61 4
2022 69th 66 61 16

A table comparing Barnum burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 49 69 59 57
2022 47 65 53 57

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

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

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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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