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Total crime 93%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 98%
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 peopleDinosaur/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,799 (estimate)2,9722,489
Murdern/an/an/a3.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a67.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a63.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a246.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)615 (estimate)381379
Burglaryn/an/an/a348.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,858.31,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a384.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,184 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Dinosaur crime rates are 93% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dinosaur are 62% higher than the national average
  • In Dinosaur you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dinosaur is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dinosaur has decreased by 3%

Dinosaur crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Dinosaur (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dinosaur

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dinosaur is 1 in 163
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dinosaur is 1 in 24
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dinosaur is 1 in 21

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

      Dinosaur police department

      ItemDinosaurColoradoNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rangely, CO2,331132219351
      Dinosaur, CO3126154,1844,799

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Vanlue, OH3123612,5332,894
      Goose Creek, KY31288766854
      Defiance, PA3124752,1762,650
      Marquand, MO3127784,1454,923
      Ryderwood, WA3124163,7984,215
      Dinosaur, CO3126154,1844,799
      Source: The Dinosaur, 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.