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Crime

There are 2 contributing measures within Crime. Click here to learn about these measures.

Crime

There are 2 contributing measures within Crime. Click here to learn about these measures.

An index measure comprised of the following: 

  1. Violent Crime: Measures the violent crime rate of Unincorporated  Arapahoe County against the unincorporated violent crime rate of the 5-County (Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Douglas, Jefferson) average. Violent Crime refers to the following: murder, non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery and aggravated assaults. 
  2. Property Crime: Measures the property crime rate of Unincorporated Arapahoe County against the unincorporated property crime rate of the 5-County average. Property Crime refers to the following: burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson.


Provides an assessment of the violent/property crime rate and property crime rate of unincorporated Arapahoe County against the violent crime rate of surrounding jurisdictions.

Medium - While some factors are out of the County's control,  Arapahoe County can respond by hiring more officers and/or expanding its community policing efforts.

In 2018, the Violent Crime rate and Property Crime rate in unincorporated Arapahoe County exceeded the 5-County unincorporated average. 

Legend: Meeting or exceeding target | Close to target | Below target | Data Pending

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