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

Recent crime ranking changes in Bear Valley

There were 9 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 Bear Valley.

New: The Bear Valley monthly crime report recap for August 2023.

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Bear Valley vs. Denver

See how the proportion of crimes in Bear Valley compares with the city.

Bear Valley crimes

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New: The John F Kennedy High School crime report.

New Bear Valley crimes reported since the last site update

    Monday May 29

  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, 7:00 PM, at 6301 W Hampden Ave.
  • Wednesday May 31

  • Motor vehicle theft, 4:36 PM, at 3550 S Kendall St.
  • Thursday June 1

  • Criminal mischief - other, 12:00 AM, at 2790 S Wadsworth Blvd.
  • Thursday June 1

  • Theft of items from a vehicle, 3:15 PM, at 2720 S Wadsworth Blvd.

Bear Valley in the news

"Why did this happen to my family?" Denver man sentenced to life in prison for murdering 3 members of his family
Published May 6, 2022
Jury convicts Denver man of killing 3 members of his family, including 11-year-old granddaughter
Published May 2, 2022
Murder trial begins for Denver man accused of killing 3 members of his family, including 11-year-old granddaughter
Published April 27, 2022

The past 30 days in Bear Valley crime

  • There were 4 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's even with the 4 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 2.8 per month in Bear Valley.
  • Domestic violence: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.7.
  • Sex assault: No incidents the past 30 days, 0 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 0.2.
  • Burglary: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 5 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 4.7.
  • Property crimes: 19 incidents the past 30 days, 26 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 18.5.
  • Car thefts: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 4.5.
  • Bike thefts: 1 incident the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.2.

Compare Bear Valley to its neighbors

See how Bear Valley's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Harvey Park South, Fort Logan).

Bear Valley addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. 3067 S Sheridan Blvd: 28
  2. 6301 W Hampden Ave: 11
  3. 5995 W Hampden Ave: 8
  4. No address given: 7
  5. 5775 W Dartmouth Ave: 7

Latest notable crimes in Bear Valley

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

Bear Valley crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Bear Valley happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Bear Valley happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Bear Valley happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Bear Valley happen?

Latest homicides in Bear Valley

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

Latest serious assaults in Bear Valley

Latest robberies in Bear Valley

Latest burglaries in Bear Valley

New: Crime reports for Denver schools.

Crime in Bear Valley, by day of the week

Bear Valley property crimes, by day

The day of the week reported property crimes in Bear Valley happen.

Bear Valley violent crimes, by day

The day of the week reported violent crimes in Bear Valley happen.

Monthly crimes in Bear Valley

Monthly violent crime in Bear Valley

Monthly property crime in Bear Valley

So far this year, Bear Valley ranks in reported crime rates:

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

  • 37th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 60th last year. 1.62 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 0.87 up until this point last year)
  • 48th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 68th in 2023. 8.76 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 7.57 in 2023)
  • 77th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (down from 46th in 2023. 0.0 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.11 in 2023)
  • 46th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 47th in 2023. 0.65 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.43 in 2023)
  • 52nd in population-adjusted robberies (up from 66th in 2023. 0.22 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.11 in 2023)
  • 44th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 65th in 2023. 1.51 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.97 in 2023)
  • 63rd in population-adjusted car thefts (down from 51st in 2023. 1.95 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 3.03 in 2023)
  • 35th in population-adjusted bike thefts (up from 69th in 2023. 0.22 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 76th in population-adjusted drug crimes (down from 53rd in 2023. 0.0 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.32 in 2023)

Compare Bear Valley crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Bear Valley violent crime rates

Shown here are the population-adjusted crime rates for Bear Valley.

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 64th 40 68 73 58
2022 56th 63 61 61 51

A table comparing Bear Valley property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 67th 65 70 43
2022 66th 59 66 48

A table comparing Bear Valley burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 76 26 38 60
2022 68 47 54 71

See the full year-by-year rankings for Bear Valley.

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

New: The public fighting crime report.

Denver crime maps

Denver crime trends map

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

Denver crime trends map

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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