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

Recent crime ranking changes in Hampden

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 Hampden.

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

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Hampden vs. Denver

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

Hampden crimes

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New Hampden crimes reported since the last site update

    Friday May 26

  • Theft of parts from a vehicle, 12:30 PM, at the 8000 block of E Girard Ave.
  • Saturday May 27

  • Theft - other, 3:40 PM, at 7525 E Hampden Ave.
  • Sunday May 28

  • Criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, 7:00 PM, at 10050 E Harvard Ave.
  • Monday May 29

  • Violation of a court order, 10:25 PM, at 10225 E Girard Ave.
  • Monday May 29

  • Motor vehicle theft, 11:00 PM, at the 2500 block of S Dayton Way.

Hampden in the news

Two dead overnight in Denver stabbing, shooting homicides, police say
Published March 2
Three suspects arrested in connection to shooting death at Denver apartment complex
Published July 20, 2023
Denver to pay $450,000 to family of teen who bled to death after officers failed to render aid
Published June 12, 2023

The past 30 days in Hampden crime

  • There were 11 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's even with the 11 30 days before that and more than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 8.8 per month in Hampden.
  • Domestic violence: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 6 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 4.8.
  • Sex assault: 1 incident the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.7.
  • Robbery: 4 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 2.4.
  • Burglary: 11 incidents the past 30 days, 9 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 6.9.
  • Property crimes: 62 incidents the past 30 days, 68 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 56.8.
  • Car thefts: 24 incidents the past 30 days, 29 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 22.9.
  • Bike thefts: 1 incident the past 30 days, 0 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.4.

Compare Hampden to its neighbors

See how Hampden's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (University Hills, Hampden South, Goldsmith).

Hampden addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. No address given: 28
  2. 7777 E Hampden Ave: 25
  3. 8405 E Hampden Ave: 19
  4. 10025 E Girard Ave: 18
  5. 3300 S Tamarac Dr: 17

Latest notable crimes in Hampden

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

Hampden crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Hampden happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Hampden happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Hampden happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Hampden happen?

Latest homicides in Hampden

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

Latest serious assaults in Hampden

Latest robberies in Hampden

Latest burglaries in Hampden

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Friday April 12, 6:00 PM, at 9600 E Girard Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Saturday April 6, 11:00 PM, at 9142 E Amherst Dr.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Saturday April 6, 12:01 AM, at 3480 S Poplar St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Friday April 5, 4:00 PM, at 9999 E Yale Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Friday April 5, 7:15 AM, at 8921 E Hampden Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Thursday April 4, 11:55 AM, at 3495 S Monaco St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday March 30, 3:30 PM, at 10050 E Harvard Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Tuesday March 26, 11:30 PM, at 6460 E Yale Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday March 24, 10:23 PM, at 8405 E Hampden Ave Bldg 24 Apt L.
  • Burglary of a safe, Saturday March 23, 11:45 PM, at 6420 E Yale Ave.

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Crime in Hampden, by day of the week

Hampden property crimes, by day

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

Hampden violent crimes, by day

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

Monthly crimes in Hampden

Monthly violent crime in Hampden

Monthly property crime in Hampden

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

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

  • 31st (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 32nd last year. 1.8 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 1.86 up until this point last year)
  • 38th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 44th in 2023. 9.91 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 13.68 in 2023)
  • 26th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 34th in 2023. 0.27 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.21 in 2023)
  • 30th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (down from 17th in 2023. 1.06 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.22 in 2023)
  • 28th in population-adjusted robberies (down from 15th in 2023. 0.48 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.8 in 2023)
  • 47th in population-adjusted burglaries (down from 40th in 2023. 1.27 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.01 in 2023)
  • 21st in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 35th in 2023. 4.45 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 4.77 in 2023)
  • 61st in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 33rd in 2023. 0.0 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.21 in 2023)
  • 53rd in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 56th in 2023. 0.42 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.27 in 2023)

Compare Hampden crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Hampden violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 39th 27 60 25 43
2022 36th 18 44 31 38

A table comparing Hampden property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 42nd 32 52 53
2022 41st 26 44 46

A table comparing Hampden burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 57 41 43 51
2022 44 46 44 50

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

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

Featured: Read the March 2024 Denver-city crime report.

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