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

Recent crime ranking changes in North Capitol Hill

There were 8 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 North Capitol Hill.

New: The North Capitol Hill monthly crime report recap for August 2023.

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

See how crime in North Capitol Hill is going compared to the same period of time in 2023.

Crime type comparison, 2024,
North Capitol Hill vs. Denver

See how the proportion of crimes in North Capitol Hill compares with the city.

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New: The Colfax Avenue crime report.

New North Capitol Hill crimes reported since the last site update

    Friday May 26

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, 5:00 PM, at 1701 N Lincoln St.
  • Saturday May 27

  • Criminal trespassing, 7:30 PM, at 1509 N Pearl St.
  • Sunday May 28

  • Criminal trespassing, 4:30 PM, at 1509 N Pearl St.
  • Monday May 29

  • Criminal mischief - other, 6:36 PM, at 1655 N Logan St.
  • Monday May 29

  • Criminal mischief to a motor vehicle, 7:00 PM, at N Pearl St and E 16th Ave.

North Capitol Hill in the news

Jay Bianchi’s critics say earlier arrest on sex-assault suspicions could have saved “years” of new victims
Published April 19
Jay Bianchi, fixture in Denver jam band scene, arrested on sexual assault charges
Published April 17
Man killed in shooting near Colfax Avenue Sunday evening
Published April 1

The past 30 days in North Capitol Hill crime

  • There were 7 reported incidents of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's more than the 12 30 days before that and less than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 11.0 per month in North Capitol Hill.
  • Domestic violence: 5 incidents the past 30 days, 6 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 3.8.
  • Sex assault: 3 incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 2.2.
  • Robbery: 1 incident the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.8.
  • Burglary: 4 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 4.7.
  • Property crimes: 36 incidents the past 30 days, 24 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 37.8.
  • Car thefts: 11 incidents the past 30 days, 6 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 10.0.
  • Bike thefts: 4 incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 3.1.

Compare North Capitol Hill to its neighbors

See how North Capitol Hill's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (CBD, City Park West, Five Points, Capitol Hill).

North Capitol Hill addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. No address given: 24
  2. 1509 N Pearl St: 22
  3. 1500 Block N Pearl St: 19
  4. 1548 N Ogden St: 13
  5. 25 E 16th Ave: 11

Latest notable crimes in North Capitol Hill

A North Capitol Hill crime map and recent crime listing for homicides, serious assaults, burglaries and robberies.

North Capitol Hill crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in North Capitol Hill happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in North Capitol Hill happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in North Capitol Hill happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in North Capitol Hill happen?

Latest homicides in North Capitol Hill

Good news: North Capitol Hill has had no reported homicides in the last 12 months.

Latest serious assaults in North Capitol Hill

Latest robberies in North Capitol Hill

Latest burglaries in North Capitol Hill

  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Saturday April 13, 3:17 AM, at 1579 N Downing St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday April 5, 3:00 PM, at 25 E 16th Ave.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday March 29, 7:00 PM, at 1750 N Pearl St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday March 24, 4:21 PM, at 1740 N Ogden St.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Friday March 8, 12:37 PM, at 1900 N Grant St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Friday Feb 23, 9:11 AM, at 1665 N Logan St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Sunday Feb 11, 6:58 PM, at 1530 N Pearl St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Sunday Feb 11, 9:22 AM, at 1563 N Washington St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Friday Feb 9, 6:00 PM, at 1509 N Pearl St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Thursday Feb 1, 8:00 PM, at 1665 N Logan St.

New: The 16th Street Mall crime report.

Crime in North Capitol Hill, by day of the week

North Capitol Hill property crimes, by day

The day of the week reported property crimes in North Capitol Hill happen.

North Capitol Hill violent crimes, by day

The day of the week reported violent crimes in North Capitol Hill happen.

Monthly crimes in North Capitol Hill

Monthly violent crime in North Capitol Hill

Monthly property crime in North Capitol Hill

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

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

  • 9th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (down from 7th last year. 5.07 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 5.91 up until this point last year)
  • 18th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 21st in 2023. 16.55 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 21.61 in 2023)
  • 8th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (down from 5th in 2023. 0.84 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.01 in 2023)
  • 9th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 11th in 2023. 2.53 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.52 in 2023)
  • 17th in population-adjusted robberies (down from 8th in 2023. 0.68 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.01 in 2023)
  • 41st in population-adjusted burglaries (down from 15th in 2023. 1.52 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 3.55 in 2023)
  • 18th in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 19th in 2023. 4.9 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 6.58 in 2023)
  • 2nd in population-adjusted bike thefts (up from 9th in 2023. 1.86 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.01 in 2023)
  • 4th in population-adjusted drug crimes (down from 3rd in 2023. 11.99 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 9.29 in 2023)

Compare North Capitol Hill crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing North Capitol Hill violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 9th 5 6 10 8
2022 10th 5 6 20 10

A table comparing North Capitol Hill property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 16th 16 12 11
2022 13th 20 9 9

A table comparing North Capitol Hill burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 6 33 26 14
2022 2 23 14 6

See the full year-by-year rankings for North Capitol Hill.

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

New: The public fighting crime report.

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The Denver-city recent crime map

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