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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 52%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlack Forest/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,225 (estimate)3,0692,580
Murdern/an/an/a3.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a71.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a66.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a255.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)158 (estimate)397381
Burglaryn/an/an/a375.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a380.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,067 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Black Forest crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Black Forest are 58% lower than the national average
  • In Black Forest you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Black Forest is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Black Forest has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Black Forest (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Black Forest

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Black Forest is 1 in 632
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Black Forest is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Black Forest is 1 in 82

      Year Over Year Crime In Black Forest (per 100,000 people)

      Black Forest police department

      ItemBlack ForestColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a9.63.3

      Sex offenders in Colorado

      StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
      Colorado11,204251266
      There are a total of 11,204 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 251 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 6% less than the national average.

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      Manitou Springs, CO5,2171861,0621,249
      Palmer Lake, CO2,5581731,1631,335
      Woodmoor, CO8,5871741,1691,343
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      Monument, CO6,3462751,8492,124
      Colorado Springs, CO448,7595553,3433,899
      Cimarron Hills, CO17,2405403,6374,177
      Black Forest, CO13,5061581,0671,225

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      Artondale, WA13,5061901,7951,985
      Havre de Grace, MD13,5052341,5891,824
      Canton, MS13,5042072,1282,335
      West Freehold, NJ13,5091641,1091,273
      Middleburg, FL13,5114652,7543,218
      Black Forest, CO13,5061581,0671,225
      Source: The Black Forest, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.