Reported Annual Crime In Broomfield

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBroomfield/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,874n/a (estimate)2,7493,0702,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBroomfield/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a1.53.95.3
Rape23n/a33.768.841.7
Robbery7n/a10.368.498.0
Assault53n/a77.8226.9248.9
Violent crime84n/a (estimate)123368383
Burglary197n/a289.0406.9430.4
Theft1,400n/a2,054.11,904.91,694.4
Vehicle theft193n/a283.2389.9237.4
Property crime1,790n/a (estimate)2,6262,7022,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Broomfield, CO is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 10% lower than the average of crimes committed in Colorado. It is also equal to the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Broomfield, CO shows a crime rate that is 67% lower than the Colorado average. The crime rate is also 68% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Broomfield, CO is shown to be 3% lower than the Colorado average and 11% higher than the national average.
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The Broomfield crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Broomfield as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Broomfield crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Broomfield is equal to the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.53 daily crimes that occur in Broomfield.
  • Broomfield is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Broomfield you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Broomfield has increased by 42%.

Compare Broomfield, CO Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Broomfield (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Broomfield, CO for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Colorado as well as those across America as a whole. The Broomfield, CO total amount of daily offenses is 1.12 times less than the Colorado average and 1.00 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Broomfield, CO is 2.99 times less than the Colorado average, and it is 3.11 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Broomfield, CO has a daily crime figure that is 1.03 times less than the Colorado average and 1.11 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Broomfield (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Broomfield, CO compared to other areas of Colorado, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Broomfield, CO safer than 52% when compared to other Colorado cities, and 48% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Colorado, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Broomfield, CO. At this time, Broomfield, CO sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Broomfield

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Broomfield is 1 in 812
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Broomfield is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in Broomfield is 1 in 37
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Broomfield, CO? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Broomfield, CO, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 812. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 39 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Broomfield, CO is 1 in 37.

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

The year over year crime rate for Broomfield, CO is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Broomfield, CO has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 112% in Broomfield, CO, while property crimes in Broomfield, CO have increased by 40%. Crimes in total for Broomfield, CO have increased by 42% year over year.

Broomfield police department

ItemBroomfieldColoradoNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1939,049558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.39.63.3
There are a total of 193 Broomfield police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 65.3% less than the Colorado average and 2.1% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Colorado

StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
Colorado11,041247222
There are a total of 11,041 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 247 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09152379431
Louisville, CO19,97285400485
Frederick, CO10,79154451506
Todd Creek, CO3,97970515585
Dacono, CO4,623114551665
Niwot, CO4,58896702797
Erie, CO20,80151845896
Broomfield, CO62,4491232,6262,749

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Haverhill, MA62,3406181,4502,068
Dundalk, MD62,3378293,6834,512
Council Bluffs, IA62,3262405,9436,182
Bethesda, MD62,6082301,0221,252
Hamilton, OH62,2595024,2004,703
Broomfield, CO62,4491232,6262,749
Source: The Broomfield, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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