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Capitol Hill, Denver, crime rate rankings. All rankings are for the adjusted-for-population crime figures. Last updated Thursday July 11th.

Recent crime ranking changes in Capitol Hill

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 Capitol Hill.

Brand new: Read the June 2024 Capitol Hill crime report

New: Colorado state crime rate charts.

So far this year, Capitol Hill ranks in reported crime rates:

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

  • 20th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (down from 14th last year. 4.9 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 7.07 up until this point last year)
  • 22nd in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 25th in 2023. 27.95 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 34.64 in 2023)
  • 30th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (down from 13th in 2023. 0.0 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.08 in 2023)
  • 30th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (down from 20th in 2023. 1.91 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.91 in 2023)
  • 18th in population-adjusted robberies (down from 13th in 2023. 1.34 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.59 in 2023)
  • 27th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 35th in 2023. 3.76 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 4.01 in 2023)
  • 19th in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 26th in 2023. 8.41 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 9.55 in 2023)
  • 13th in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 12th in 2023. 1.78 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.1 in 2023)
  • 6th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 10th in 2023. 20.7 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 6.43 in 2023)

Compare Capitol Hill crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Capitol Hill violent crime rates

Shown here are the population-adjusted crime rates for Capitol Hill.

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 16th 24 11 16 17
2022 18th 31 15 13 22
2021 18th 27 17 14 18
2020 19th 22 26 23 16
2019 15th 18 14 20 16

A table comparing Capitol Hill property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 24th 28 13 30
2022 20th 24 14 20
2021 24th 33 14 23
2020 19th 26 14 17
2019 21st 29 10 26

A table comparing Capitol Hill burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 23 55 51 27
2022 14 33 21 35
2021 19 30 26 25
2020 17 23 22 26
2019 17 32 22 22

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

Brand new: Read the June 2024 Denver-city crime report.

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