The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Cortez, CO. The total number of reported crimes in Cortez, CO is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Cortez, CO crime rate is 9% higher than the Colorado average and is 21% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Cortez, CO has a violent crime rate that is 55% lower than the Colorado average and 57% lower than the national average. For property crime, Cortez, CO is 17% higher than the Colorado average and 34% higher than the national average.