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Total crime 98%
Violent crime 92%
Property crime 99%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFrederick/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime7n/a (estimate)523,0692,580
Murder3n/a22.43.75.0
Rape0n/a0.071.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.066.786.2
Assault1n/a7.5255.4246.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)30397381
Burglary1n/a7.5375.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a14.9380.5228.9
Property crime3n/a (estimate)222,6722,200

Key findings

  • Frederick crime rates are 98% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Frederick are 92% lower than the national average
  • In Frederick you have a 1 in 1913 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Frederick is safer than 95% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Frederick has decreased by 90%

Frederick crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Frederick (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Frederick, CO per 100,000 people. In Frederick, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 58.70 times less than the Colorado average and 49.35 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Frederick is 13.30 times less than the Colorado average and 12.74 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Frederick has a daily crime rate that is 119.24 times less than the Colorado average and 98.17 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Frederick (higher is better)

      How safe is Frederick, Colorado compared to other cities in Colorado and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Frederick is safer than 98% of the cities in Colorado and 95% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Colorado and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Frederick. Overall, Frederick is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Frederick

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Frederick is 1 in 3348
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Frederick is 1 in 4464
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Frederick is 1 in 1913
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Frederick, Colorado you have a 1 in 3348 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 4464 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 1913 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Frederick.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Frederick is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Frederick has decreased by 44% and the rate of property crime in Frederick has decreased by 95%. The total crime rate in Frederick has decreased by 90% year to year.

      Frederick police department

      ItemFrederickColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)199,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.19.63.3
      There are a total of 19 Frederick police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 77.9% less than the Colorado average and 35.1% less 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
      Louisville, CO19,97274427501
      Milliken, CO6,15741484525
      Todd Creek, CO3,97976509585
      Niwot, CO4,588103694797
      Firestone, CO11,709125846971
      Fort Lupton, CO7,81448943991
      Erie, CO20,801991,0221,122
      Frederick, CO10,791302252

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Muskegon Heights, MI10,7922,2395,8778,116
      Fairview, CA10,7893371,7922,128
      St. Albans, WV10,7881871,8402,027
      Bellefontaine Neighbors, MO10,7859444,3605,303
      Atchison, KS10,7984062,5402,946
      Frederick, CO10,791302252
      Source: The Frederick, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.