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Total crime 50%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 49%
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 peopleBreckenridge/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,291 (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)167 (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)1,124 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Breckenridge crime rates are 50% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Breckenridge are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Breckenridge you have a 1 in 78 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Breckenridge is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Breckenridge has decreased by 64%

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The Breckenridge crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Breckenridge 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 Breckenridge crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Breckenridge (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Breckenridge

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Breckenridge is 1 in 599
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Breckenridge is 1 in 89
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Breckenridge is 1 in 78

      Year Over Year Crime In Breckenridge (per 100,000 people)

      Breckenridge police department

      ItemBreckenridgeColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)289,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents6.19.63.3
      There are a total of 28 Breckenridge police officers. This results in 6.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.3% less than the Colorado average and 87.2% 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
      Blue River, CO7351601,0791,240
      Keystone, CO8771601,0791,240
      Montezuma, CO752021,3621,565
      Aetna Estates, CO1,3662231,5001,723
      Copper Mountain, CO2923012,0232,323
      Alma, CO3163672,4722,839
      Silverthorne, CO4,2061882,7022,890
      Breckenridge, CO4,7321671,1241,291

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Smith Mills, MA4,7322619751,236
      Mount Olive, NC4,7343402,2432,583
      Friendship Heights Village, MD4,730122528650
      Edgefield, SC4,7302101,2411,451
      Paulden, AZ4,7293772,1252,502
      Breckenridge, CO4,7321671,1241,291
      Source: The Breckenridge, 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.