Reported Annual Crime In Federal Heights

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFederal Heights/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime618n/a (estimate)4,8953,0702,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFederal Heights/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a7.93.95.3
Rape9n/a71.368.841.7
Robbery12n/a95.168.498.0
Assault55n/a435.7226.9248.9
Violent crime77n/a (estimate)610368383
Burglary63n/a499.0406.9430.4
Theft346n/a2,740.81,904.91,694.4
Vehicle theft132n/a1,045.6389.9237.4
Property crime541n/a (estimate)4,2852,7022,362

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A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Federal Heights, CO is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Federal Heights, CO. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Federal Heights, CO averages 59% higher than the rest of Colorado while the rate of crime on a national scale is 78% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Federal Heights, CO is 66% higher than the average rate of crime in Colorado and 59% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 59% higher than the remainder of the state of Colorado and 81% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Federal Heights, CO area.
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Federal Heights crime map

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The Federal Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Federal Heights as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Federal Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Federal Heights is 78% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.41 daily crimes that occur in Federal Heights.
  • Federal Heights is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Federal Heights you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Federal Heights has decreased by 7%.

Compare Federal Heights, CO Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Federal Heights (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Federal Heights, CO for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Colorado as well as those across America as a whole. The Federal Heights, CO total amount of daily offenses is 1.59 times more than the Colorado average and 1.78 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Federal Heights, CO is 1.66 times more than the Colorado average, and it is 1.59 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Federal Heights, CO has a daily crime figure that is 1.59 times more than the Colorado average and 1.81 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Federal Heights (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Federal Heights, CO in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Colorado as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Federal Heights, CO to other cities in the state and across the country, Federal Heights, CO is 9% safer than other cities of Colorado and 10% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Colorado cities and all around the United States, Federal Heights, CO has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Federal Heights, CO crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Federal Heights

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Federal Heights is 1 in 164
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Federal Heights is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Federal Heights is 1 in 21
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Federal Heights, CO? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Federal Heights, CO you have a 1 in 164 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 24 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Federal Heights, CO.

Year Over Year Crime In Federal Heights (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Federal Heights, CO is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Federal Heights, CO has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 22% in Federal Heights, CO, while property crimes in Federal Heights, CO have decreased by 10%. Crimes in total for Federal Heights, CO have decreased by 7% year over year.

Federal Heights police department

ItemFederal HeightsColoradoNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)359,049558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.99.63.3
There are a total of 35 Federal Heights police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 69.2% less than the Colorado average and 9.4% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Colorado

StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
Colorado11,041247222
There are a total of 11,041 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 247 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Louisville, CO19,97285400485
Todd Creek, CO3,97970515585
Genesee, CO3,62570515585
Dacono, CO4,623114551665
Holly Hills, CO2,68493683775
Erie, CO20,80151845896
Cherry Creek, CO12,0531401,0291,170
Federal Heights, CO12,1736104,2854,895

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Marysville, CA12,1767744,1384,912
Jensen Beach, FL12,1783542,1772,531
Evanston, WY12,1791332,0182,150
The Pinery, CO12,1601691,2381,406
Dunkirk, NY12,1863631,6552,018
Federal Heights, CO12,1736104,2854,895
Source: The Federal Heights, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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