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

Recent crime ranking changes in Five Points

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 Five Points.

New: The Five Points monthly crime report recap for August 2023.

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Five Points vs. Denver

See how the proportion of crimes in Five Points compares with the city.

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New Five Points crimes reported since the last site update

    Wednesday Nov. 30

  • Failure to return rental vehicle, 12:00 AM, at 2001 Welton St.
  • Monday May 15

  • Bicycle theft, 1:50 PM, at 2210 Blake St.
  • Thursday May 25

  • Motor vehicle theft, 12:00 PM, at 2381 Court Pl.
  • Thursday May 25

  • Bicycle theft, 3:00 PM, at 2600 Lawrence St.
  • Thursday May 25

  • Theft - other, 6:10 PM, at 518 25th St.

Five Points in the news

Pedestrian dies after being runover by tractor-trailer in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood
Published April 10
Man killed in shooting in Denver's Five Points neighborhood
Published April 2
Suspect arrested in fatal stabbing at Denver migrant encampment on Thanksgiving Day
Published November 24, 2023

The past 30 days in Five Points crime

  • There were 32 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's more than the 26 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 29.9 per month in Five Points.
  • Domestic violence: 16 incidents the past 30 days, 10 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 8.9.
  • Sex assault: 4 incidents the past 30 days, 4 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 3.3.
  • Robbery: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 5.8.
  • Burglary: 15 incidents the past 30 days, 13 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 16.9.
  • Property crimes: 115 incidents the past 30 days, 130 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 122.8.
  • Car thefts: 26 incidents the past 30 days, 27 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 28.8.
  • Bike thefts: 2 incidents the past 30 days, 4 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 5.0.

Compare Five Points to its neighbors

See how Five Points's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Whittier, City Park West, Highland, Elyria-Swansea, Union Station, Globeville, North Capitol Hill, Cole, CBD).

Five Points addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. 2200 Block Arapahoe St: 66
  2. 2300 Block Curtis St: 66
  3. 2200 Block Lawrence St: 65
  4. 1100 Block 22nd St: 64
  5. No address given: 64

Latest notable crimes in Five Points

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

Five Points crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Five Points happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Five Points happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Five Points happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Five Points happen?

Latest homicides in Five Points

Latest serious assaults in Five Points

Latest robberies in Five Points

Latest burglaries in Five Points

  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday May 12, 1:00 AM, at 3000 N Inca St.
  • Burglary and auto theft at a business without forced entry, Friday May 10, 4:50 PM, at 2520 Wewatta Way.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Thursday May 9, 10:01 PM, at 550 Park Avenue west.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Wednesday May 8, 5:00 PM, at 2801 Walnut St.
  • Burglary - other, Sunday May 5, 4:00 PM, at 2900 N Fox St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday May 5, 12:00 PM, at 840 E 20th Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Saturday May 4, 3:00 PM, at 1010 29th St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday May 4, 1:00 PM, at 2520 Wewatta Way.
  • Burglary - other, Thursday May 2, 10:00 PM, at 2600 Welton St.
  • Burglary and auto theft at a residence without forced entry, Thursday May 2, 2:47 AM, at 2300 Welton St.

New: The prostitution crime report.

Crime in Five Points, by day of the week

Five Points property crimes, by day

The day of the week reported property crimes in Five Points happen.

Five Points violent crimes, by day

The day of the week reported violent crimes in Five Points happen.

Monthly crimes in Five Points

Monthly violent crime in Five Points

Monthly property crime in Five Points

So far this year, Five Points ranks in reported crime rates:

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

  • 7th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 8th last year. 8.06 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 7.65 up until this point last year)
  • 11th in population-adjusted property crimes (down from 5th in 2023. 31.28 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 51.19 in 2023)
  • 9th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (down from 8th in 2023. 1.02 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.02 in 2023)
  • 14th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 20th in 2023. 2.23 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.35 in 2023)
  • 11th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 16th in 2023. 1.42 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.02 in 2023)
  • 9th in population-adjusted burglaries (even ranking with in 2023. 4.2 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 5.96 in 2023)
  • 9th in population-adjusted car thefts (down from 5th in 2023. 8.06 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 13.68 in 2023)
  • 19th in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 6th in 2023. 0.61 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.03 in 2023)
  • 4th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 18th in 2023. 14.76 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.84 in 2023)

Compare Five Points crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Five Points violent crime rates

Shown here are the population-adjusted crime rates for Five Points.

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 6th 7 9 7 6
2022 8th 10 8 10 8

A table comparing Five Points property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 7th 8 8 8
2022 6th 6 6 12

A table comparing Five Points burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 5 8 9 5
2022 6 12 10 9

See the full year-by-year rankings for Five Points.

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

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