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Total crime 88%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 93%
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 peopleLa Jara/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,670 (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)599 (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)4,071 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • La Jara crime rates are 88% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Jara are 58% higher than the national average
  • In La Jara you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Jara is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Jara has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In La Jara (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Jara

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Jara is 1 in 168
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Jara is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Jara is 1 in 22

      Year Over Year Crime In La Jara (per 100,000 people)

      La Jara police department

      ItemLa JaraColoradoNational
      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.

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      Alamosa East, CO1,6901991,3511,550
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      Conejos, CO626164,1874,803
      Alamosa, CO9,6716255,0665,691
      La Jara, CO6665994,0714,670

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      La Jara, CO6665994,0714,670
      Source: The La Jara, 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.