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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 85%
Property crime 32%
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 peopleCastle Rock/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,005n/a (estimate)1,5583,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape17n/a26.371.542.6
Robbery1n/a1.566.786.2
Assault18n/a27.9255.4246.8
Violent crime36n/a (estimate)56397381
Burglary99n/a153.4375.2376.0
Theft805n/a1,247.61,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft65n/a100.7380.5228.9
Property crime969n/a (estimate)1,5022,6722,200

Key findings

  • Castle Rock crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Castle Rock are 85% lower than the national average
  • In Castle Rock you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Castle Rock is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Castle Rock has decreased by 10%

Castle Rock crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Castle Rock (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Castle Rock on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Colorado and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Castle Rock (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Colorado, are 1.97 times less than the state average and 1.66 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Castle Rock on a daily basis are 7.12 times less than than Colorado average and 6.82 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Castle Rock are 1.78 times less than the daily state average and 1.46 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Castle Rock (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Castle Rock, Colorado compared to other areas of Colorado, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Castle Rock safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Castle Rock is safer than 73% of Colorado cities, and 70% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking 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 Castle Rock. At this time, Castle Rock sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Castle Rock

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Castle Rock is 1 in 1793
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Castle Rock is 1 in 67
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Castle Rock is 1 in 65
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Castle Rock? In Castle Rock, you have a 1 in 1793 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 67. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Castle Rock, CO is 1 in 65.

      Year Over Year Crime In Castle Rock (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Castle Rock is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Castle Rock has decreased by 38%, while the property crime rate in Castle Rock has decreased by 8% year over year. The number of total crimes in Castle Rock has decreased by 10% year over year.

      Castle Rock police department

      ItemCastle RockColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)769,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.59.63.3
      There are a total of 76 Castle Rock police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 84.1% less than the Colorado average and 53.3% less 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
      Inverness, CO1,18956375431
      Perry Park, CO1,81556375431
      Castle Pines Village, CO4,518103694797
      Ponderosa Park, CO3,226119802921
      Meridian, CO3,327126851977
      Castle Pines, CO10,3891511,0181,169
      Acres Green, CO2,9261551,0451,200
      Castle Rock, CO53,789561,5021,558

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Colton, CA53,8563332,8983,232
      Euless, TX53,6751632,1302,293
      Elyria, OH53,9284023,1293,532
      Blue Springs, MO53,6412422,8933,135
      Wheaton, IL53,568731,1781,251
      Castle Rock, CO53,789561,5021,558
      Source: The Castle Rock, 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.