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University Park, Denver, crime rate rankings. All rankings are for the adjusted-for-population crime figures. Last updated Thursday June 20th.

Recent crime ranking changes in University Park

There were 5 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 University Park.

Featured: Read the May 2024 University Park crime report

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So far this year, University Park ranks in reported crime rates:

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

  • 63rd (out of Denver's 78 neighborhoods) in violent crimes per 1,000 residents (up from 73rd last year. 1.32 violent crimes per 1,000 residents this year, 0.53 up until this point last year)
  • 46th in population-adjusted property crimes (down from 38th in 2023. 15.08 property crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 22.62 in 2023)
  • 79th in population-adjusted sexual assaults (down from 59th in 2023. 0.0 sexual assaults per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.13 in 2023)
  • 58th in population-adjusted domestic violence crimes (up from 75th in 2023. 0.66 domestic violence crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.0 in 2023)
  • 45th in population-adjusted robberies (up from 62nd in 2023. 0.53 robberies per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.26 in 2023)
  • 59th in population-adjusted burglaries (down from 57th in 2023. 1.72 burglaries per 1,000 residents in 2024, 2.25 in 2023)
  • 35th in population-adjusted car thefts (up from 44th in 2023. 4.76 car thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 5.16 in 2023)
  • 15th in population-adjusted bike thefts (up from 28th in 2023. 1.32 bike thefts per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.79 in 2023)
  • 48th in population-adjusted drug crimes (up from 66th in 2023. 0.79 drug crimes per 1,000 residents in 2024, 0.26 in 2023)

Compare University Park crime rate rankings in recent years

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

A table comparing University Park violent crime rates

Shown here are the population-adjusted crime rates for University Park.

Year Violent crime Domestic
violence
Sexual assault Robbery Aggravated
assault
2023 65th 70 75 39 69
2022 60th 49 62 45 60
2021 73rd 70 53 68 70
2020 70th 67 53 60 73
2019 70th 67 72 56 71

A table comparing University Park property crime rates

Year Property
crime
Auto theft Bicycle theft Arson
2023 40th 47 31 37
2022 34th 46 32 54
2021 30th 55 17 32
2020 42nd 44 22 56
2019 48th 59 33 35

A table comparing University Park burglary crime rates

Year Residential
burglary
Business
burglary
Burglary,
forced entry
Burglary,
unforced
2023 36 52 60 29
2022 35 50 52 30
2021 21 46 43 22
2020 54 37 62 36
2019 45 56 53 40

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

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

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