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

Recent crime ranking changes in Cole

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 Cole.

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

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Cole vs. Denver

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

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New Cole crimes reported since the last site update

    Sunday May 28

  • Theft of parts from a vehicle, 11:00 PM, at the 1700 block of E 39th Ave.
  • Sunday May 28

  • Motor vehicle theft, 12:00 AM, at 3311 N Marion St.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, 5:45 PM, at 1231 E 35th Ave.
  • Wednesday May 31

  • Criminal mischief - other, 6:00 PM, at 3690 N Race St.
  • Wednesday May 31

  • Assault causing minor bodily injury, 6:08 PM, at 1233 E Bruce Randolph Ave.

Cole in the news

Man, woman shot in Denver
Published October 7, 2023
Six people arrested after apparent fake hostage situation, police shooting in Denver
Published September 1, 2023
Denver officer shoots armed suspect who held woman hostage after crash
Published August 26, 2023

The past 30 days in Cole crime

  • There were 5 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's more than the 3 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 3.3 per month in Cole.
  • Domestic violence: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.3.
  • Sex assault: No incidents the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.2.
  • Robbery: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.7.
  • Burglary: 3 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 3.6.
  • Property crimes: 25 incidents the past 30 days, 16 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 18.2.
  • Car thefts: 9 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 5.2.
  • Bike thefts: No incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.2.

Compare Cole to its neighbors

See how Cole's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Elyria-Swansea, Clayton, Whittier, Five Points).

Cole addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. 3360 N Downing St: 10
  2. 1300 E Bruce Randolph Ave: 5
  3. No address given: 3
  4. 3700 Block N Gilpin St: 2
  5. 3834 N Gilpin St: 2

Latest notable crimes in Cole

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

Cole crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Cole happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Cole happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Cole happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Cole happen?

Latest homicides in Cole

Latest serious assaults in Cole

Latest robberies in Cole

Latest burglaries in Cole

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Tuesday Feb 20, 3:36 AM, at 3360 N Downing St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday Jan. 27, 5:56 PM, at 3353 N Williams St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday Jan. 21, 7:00 AM, at 1777 E 39th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Friday Jan. 12, 4:00 AM, at 3954 N Williams St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Wednesday Jan. 3, 6:00 PM, at 3786 N Gaylord St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday Dec. 17, 9:00 AM, at 3354 N High St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday Dec. 17, 3:00 AM, at 3533 N Marion St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday Dec. 16, 8:00 PM, at 3550 N Vine St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Thursday Nov. 23, 1:46 AM, at 3954 N Williams St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Thursday Nov. 9, 3:02 AM, at 3954 N Williams St.

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Crime in Cole, by day of the week

Cole property crimes, by day

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

Cole violent crimes, by day

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

Monthly crimes in Cole

Monthly violent crime in Cole

Monthly property crime in Cole

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

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

  • 27th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 32nd last year. 1.09 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 0.87 up until this point last year)
  • 26th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 42nd in 2023. 6.09 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 6.74 in 2023)
  • 52nd in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 69th in 2023. 0.0 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 18th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 20th in 2023. 0.65 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.43 in 2023)
  • 30th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 37th in 2023. 0.22 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.22 in 2023)
  • 22nd in population-adjusted burglaries (down from 18th in 2023. 0.87 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.52 in 2023)
  • 26th in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 51st in 2023. 1.96 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.52 in 2023)
  • 18th in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 15th in 2023. 0.22 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.22 in 2023)
  • 50th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 74th in 2023. 0.22 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)

Compare Cole crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Cole violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 28th 31 43 34 29
2022 24th 27 48 53 18

A table comparing Cole property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 35th 37 49 27
2022 45th 32 35 53

A table comparing Cole burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 19 24 16 30
2022 45 44 42 54

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

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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 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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