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Total crime 20%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 34%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCraig/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime265n/a (estimate)2,9822,9722,489
Murder0n/a0.03.85.0
Rape2n/a22.567.242.6
Robbery3n/a33.863.681.6
Assault9n/a101.3246.3250.2
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)158381379
Burglary33n/a371.4348.4340.5
Theft209n/a2,352.01,858.31,549.5
Vehicle theft9n/a101.3384.0219.9
Property crime251n/a (estimate)2,8252,5912,110

Key findings

  • Craig crime rates are 20% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Craig are 58% lower than the national average
  • In Craig you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Craig is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Craig has decreased by 22%

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      Daily Crime In Craig (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Craig, Colorado is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Craig are 1.00 times more than the Colorado average and 1.20 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Craig are 2.42 times less than than Colorado and 2.41 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Craig are 1.09 times more than than Colorado and 1.34 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Craig (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Craig to every other city in Colorado, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Craig safe? The gauges above illustrate that Craig is safer than 41% of every city located within Colorado along with 38% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Colorado and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Craig, CO is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Craig

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Craig is 1 in 635
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Craig is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Craig is 1 in 34
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Craig, Colorado you have a 1 in 635 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Craig.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Craig is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Craig has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 39% in Craig, while property crimes in Craig have decreased by 21%. Total crime has decreased by 22% year over year.

      Craig police department

      ItemCraigColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)319,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.39.63.3
      There are a total of 31 Craig police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 65.3% less than the Colorado average and 1.9% 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
      Craig, CO8,9131582,8252,982

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Citrus Springs, FL8,9124122,3412,753
      Purcellville, VA8,91477358435
      Lake Villa, IL8,91658475533
      Pitman, NJ8,91646632677
      Atoka, TN8,917126705831
      Craig, CO8,9131582,8252,982
      Source: The Craig, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.