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Total crime 6,743%
Violent crime 926%
Property crime 7,750%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBlack Hawk/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime226n/a (estimate)176,5623,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape3n/a2,343.871.542.6
Robbery1n/a781.366.786.2
Assault1n/a781.3255.4246.8
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)3,906397381
Burglary6n/a4,687.5375.2376.0
Theft203n/a158,594.01,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft12n/a9,375.0380.5228.9
Property crime221n/a (estimate)172,6562,6722,200

Key findings

  • Black Hawk crime rates are 6743% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Black Hawk are 926% higher than the national average
  • In Black Hawk you have a 1 in 1 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Black Hawk is safer than 0% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Black Hawk has increased by 4%

Black Hawk crime map

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The Black Hawk crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Black Hawk as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Black Hawk crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Black Hawk

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Black Hawk is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Black Hawk is 1 in 1
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Black Hawk is 1 in 1

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

      Black Hawk police department

      ItemBlack HawkColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)339,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents275.09.63.3
      There are a total of 33 Black Hawk police officers. This results in 275.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2778.2% greater than the Colorado average and 8357.6% greater than the National average.

      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Upper Bear Creek, CO1,22756375431
      Coal Creek, CO1,82156375431
      Genesee, CO3,62576509585
      Kittredge, CO1,11879528607
      Floyd Hill, CO1,06386577663
      Indian Hills, CO1,335106715821
      Georgetown, CO1,1431338961,029
      Black Hawk, CO1663,906172,656176,562

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lee Mont, VA1662351,9612,196
      Burgoon, OH1663542,7543,108
      Staves, AR1664682,5042,972
      New Castle, VA1662562,1352,392
      Palisade, MN1663022,7383,040
      Black Hawk, CO1663,906172,656176,562
      Source: The Black Hawk, 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.