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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 33%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCrestone/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,984 (estimate)3,2572,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.16.5
Rapen/an/an/a62.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a68.373.9
Assaultn/an/an/a286.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)388 (estimate)423388
Burglaryn/an/an/a400.3314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,909.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a524.3246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,596 (estimate)2,8341,958

Key findings

  • Crestone crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Crestone are equal to the national average
  • In Crestone you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Crestone is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Crestone has increased by 10%

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

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      Daily Crime In Crestone (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Crestone

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Crestone is 1 in 259
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Crestone is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Crestone is 1 in 34

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

      Crestone police department

      ItemCrestoneColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a9.63.3

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Westcliffe, CO3996064,0594,665
      Silver Cliff, CO8276344,2504,884
      Moffat, CO1436824,5685,249
      Crestone, CO703882,5962,984

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Guffey, CO705193,4804,000
      Two Buttes, CO706844,5805,263
      Murtaugh, ID703261,4931,820
      Beason, IL706732,4643,138
      Cornland, IL704851,7732,258
      Crestone, CO703882,5962,984
      Source: The Crestone, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.