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Sunnyside, Denver, crime stats, charts, data, map and analysis. Last updated Thursday June 20th.

Recent crime ranking changes in Sunnyside

There were 3 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 Sunnyside.

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

Year over year, 2024 vs. 2023

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

Crime type comparison, 2024,
Sunnyside vs. Denver

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

Sunnyside crimes

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New Sunnyside crimes reported since the last site update

    Tuesday April 20

  • Rape, 12:00 AM, no address given.
  • Friday May 26

  • Motor vehicle theft, 9:00 PM, at the 1200 block of W 40th Ave.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Theft - other, 2:41 PM, at 2953 W 38th Ave.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Threatening to injure, 5:11 PM, at 1339 W 38th Ave.
  • Tuesday May 30

  • Criminal mischief - other, 5:11 PM, at 1339 W 38th Ave.

Sunnyside in the news

Three people injured in Sunday night shooting in Denver
Published August 28, 2023
One killed, three wounded in shooting in Denver's Sunnyside neighborhood
Published August 28, 2022
Warehouse fire breaks out in Denver's Sunnyside neighborhood
Published March 19, 2022

The past 30 days in Sunnyside crime

  • There were 1 reported incident of violent crime in the past 30 days. That's less than the 7 30 days before that and less than the monthly average in the last 12 months of 4.8 per month in Sunnyside.
  • Domestic violence: No incidents the past 30 days, 3 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 2.5.
  • Sex assault: No incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.3.
  • Robbery: No incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 1.7.
  • Burglary: 4 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 4.2.
  • Property crimes: 23 incidents the past 30 days, 20 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 27.1.
  • Car thefts: 10 incidents the past 30 days, 2 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 8.1.
  • Bike thefts: No incidents the past 30 days, 1 the 30 days before that. The 12-month monthly average is 0.7.

Compare Sunnyside to its neighbors

See how Sunnyside's reported crime rate compares with the neighborhoods it borders (Highland, Berkeley, Chaffee Park, Globeville).

Sunnyside addresses with the most reported crime

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

  1. No address given: 15
  2. 4055 N Inca St: 8
  3. 1777 W 38th Ave: 7
  4. 3850 N Alcott St: 5
  5. 4459 N Lipan St: 4

Latest notable crimes in Sunnyside

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

Sunnyside crime map

Reported assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported assaults in Sunnyside happen?

Reported burglaries, by time of day

What time do most reported burglaries in Sunnyside happen?

Reported robberies, by time of day

What time do most reported robberies in Sunnyside happen?

Reported sexual assaults, by time of day

What time do most reported sexual assaults in Sunnyside happen?

Latest homicides in Sunnyside

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

Latest serious assaults in Sunnyside

Latest robberies in Sunnyside

Latest burglaries in Sunnyside

  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Tuesday June 11, 7:45 PM, at 3941 N Vallejo St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Sunday June 9, 7:45 PM, at 4467 N Lipan St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Saturday June 1, 12:00 PM, at 4111 N Umatilla St.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Friday May 24, 3:00 AM, at 2925 W 38th Ave.
  • Burglary - other, Saturday May 11, 8:00 PM, at 4340 N Alcott St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Wednesday May 1, 2:15 AM, at 4345 N Bryant St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Saturday April 13, 5:00 PM, at 4045 N Shoshone St.
  • Burglary of a residence with forced entry, Friday April 12, 10:45 AM, at 4327 N Vallejo St.
  • Burglary of a residence without forced entry, Tuesday April 9, 5:35 PM, at 1126 W 39th Ave.
  • Burglary of a business with forced entry, Sunday March 31, 5:30 PM, at 2915 W 44th Ave.

New: The prostitution crime report.

Crime in Sunnyside, by day of the week

Sunnyside property crimes, by day

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

Sunnyside violent crimes, by day

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

Monthly crimes in Sunnyside

Monthly violent crime in Sunnyside

Monthly property crime in Sunnyside

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

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

  • 40th (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (down from 32nd last year. 2.54 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 2.95 up until this point last year)
  • 48th in population-adjusted property crimes (up from 52nd in 2023. 14.04 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 17.6 in 2023)
  • 54th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (up from 62nd in 2023. 0.2 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.1 in 2023)
  • 42nd in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 55th in 2023. 1.12 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.61 in 2023)
  • 19th in population-adjusted robberies (down from 12th in 2023. 1.12 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.42 in 2023)
  • 48th in population-adjusted burglaries (up from 55th in 2023. 2.24 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.44 in 2023)
  • 47th in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 49th in 2023. 4.07 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 4.78 in 2023)
  • 31st in population-adjusted bike thefts (down from 27th in 2023. 0.51 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.81 in 2023)
  • 42nd in population-adjusted drug crimes (down from 35th in 2023. 1.12 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 1.32 in 2023)

Compare Sunnyside crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing Sunnyside violent crime rates

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

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 32nd 35 70 21 39
2022 33rd 38 42 34 33

A table comparing Sunnyside property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 48th 46 40 76
2022 50th 55 43 49

A table comparing Sunnyside burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 24 59 61 26
2022 20 43 38 25

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

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

New: The 16th Street Mall crime report.

Denver crime maps

Denver crime trends map

The crimes trends map shows the change in crime counts and rates on a monthly and yearly basis.

Denver crime trends map

The Denver-city recent crime map

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.

Denver’s recent crime map

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