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Total crime 75%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 74%
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.
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 peopleDenver/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)623 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)83 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)540 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Denver crime rates are 75% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Denver are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Denver you have a 1 in 161 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Denver is safer than 83% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Denver has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Denver (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Denver

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Denver is 1 in 1203
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Denver is 1 in 186
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Denver is 1 in 161

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

      Denver police department

      ItemDenverIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Iowa

      StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
      Iowa6,040205266
      There are a total of 6,040 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 205 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dike, IA1,30957368425
      Fairbank, IA1,16893606700
      Jesup, IA2,80994607701
      Elk Run Heights, IA1,00695617712
      Shell Rock, IA1,254108701809
      Tripoli, IA1,316116753869
      Sumner, IA2,205125809934
      Denver, IA1,81483540623

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Wenatchee, WA1,8141451,3181,463
      Yacolt, WA1,8141401,2821,422
      Blooming Prairie, MN1,8140256256
      Pioneer, OH1,814722,8672,939
      Plymouth, OH1,8141319201,051
      Denver, IA1,81483540623
      Source: The Denver, IA 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.