The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Cortez, CO. The total number of reported crimes in Cortez, CO is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Cortez, CO crime rate is 1% higher than the Colorado average and is 5% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Cortez, CO has a violent crime rate that is 49% lower than the Colorado average and 56% lower than the national average. For property crime, Cortez, CO is 7% higher than the Colorado average and 14% higher than the national average.