Central Park, Denver, crime stats, map, news and analysis for the month of August 2023.

August’s notable crimes in Central Park

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

Central Park crime map

August homicides in Central Park

Good news: Central Park has had no reported homicides in August.

August serious assaults in Central Park

The 11 reported serious assaults in Central Park in August. The ten most-recent are listed, see all Central Park’s August crimes here.

August robberies in Central Park

The 3 reported robberies in Central Park in August.

August burglaries in Central Park

The 18 reported burglaries in Central Park in August. The ten most-recent are listed, see all Central Park’s August crimes here.

  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Wednesday August 30, 1:34 AM, at 5640 N Central Park Blvd.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Tuesday August 29, 9:00 AM, at 2240 N Tamarac St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Monday August 28, 8:00 PM, at 5088 N Verbena St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Monday August 28, 4:00 AM, at 7350 E 29th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Monday August 28, 4:00 AM, at 7350 E 29th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Sunday August 27, 10:00 PM, at 3910 N Joliet St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Sunday August 27, 4:09 PM, at 8694 E 48th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Friday August 25, 7:15 PM, at 7305 E 35th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Friday August 25, 9:36 AM, at 12020 E 39th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business without forced entry, Friday August 18, 3:30 AM, at 8000 E 40th Ave.

Crime ranking changes from July to August

There were 9 ranking changes in major crime categories when comparing the rankings from July to August. The lower the rank the worse the reported crime rate is in Central Park.

See all the Central Park crime rate ranking changes.

Central Park crime counts for August, in comparison

Violent crimes in Central Park

Violent crime in August was even in Denver from July, and down compared against August 2022, and up compared with the 2023 average of 17 violent crimes per month.

Serious assaults in Central Park

Serious assault in August was down in Denver from July, and down compared against August 2022, and up compared with the 2023 average of 10 serious assaults per month.

Property crimes in Central Park

Property crime in August was down in Denver from July, and down compared against August 2022, and down compared with the 2023 average of 218 property crimes per month.

Burglaries in Central Park

Burglary in August was up in Denver from July, and down compared against August 2022, and down compared with the 2023 average of 21 burglaries per month.

Neighbors report, August 2023

How does the overall crime-rate ranking of Central Park compare to its neighboring neighborhoods, Montbello, Northeast Park Hill, North Park Hill, Central Park, East Colfax.

The higher the rank, the worse that neighborhood's adjusted-for-population crime rate. Rankings are based on cumulative crimes from January to August.

Violent Crime

  • 10. Central Park
  • 12. East Colfax
  • 20. Northeast Park Hill
  • 32. Montbello
  • 75. North Park Hill

Property Crime

  • 2. Central Park
  • 17. Northeast Park Hill
  • 31. East Colfax
  • 64. Montbello
  • 75. North Park Hill

Aggravated Assault

  • 12. Central Park
  • 13. East Colfax
  • 23. Northeast Park Hill
  • 29. Montbello
  • 69. North Park Hill

Sexual Assault

  • 12. Northeast Park Hill
  • 20. Central Park
  • 32. East Colfax
  • 57. North Park Hill
  • 58. Montbello

Domestic Violence

  • 16. East Colfax
  • 19. Northeast Park Hill
  • 24. Central Park
  • 47. Montbello
  • 74. North Park Hill

Robbery

  • 7. Central Park
  • 9. East Colfax
  • 20. Northeast Park Hill
  • 35. Montbello
  • 66. North Park Hill

Burglary

  • 14. Northeast Park Hill
  • 15. Central Park
  • 28. East Colfax
  • 75. Montbello
  • 79. North Park Hill

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