Reported Annual Crime In Longmont

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLongmont/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,592n/a (estimate)2,7793,0832,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLongmont/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.75.3
Rape104n/a111.564.240.4
Robbery32n/a34.363.7102.8
Assault156n/a167.3211.1248.5
Violent crime292n/a (estimate)313343386
Burglary272n/a291.6431.4468.9
Theft1,860n/a1,994.31,955.31,745.0
Vehicle theft168n/a180.1354.0236.9
Property crime2,300n/a (estimate)2,4662,7412,451
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Longmont, CO for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Longmont, CO is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Longmont, CO crime rates are 10% lower than in comparison to the Colorado mean and are 2% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Longmont, CO has a rate that is 9% lower than the Colorado average; compared to the United States, it is 19% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Longmont, CO is 10% lower than its state's mean, and 1% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Longmont is 2% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.61 daily crimes that occur in Longmont.
  • Longmont is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Longmont you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Longmont has decreased by 20%.

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Daily Crime In Longmont (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Longmont, 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 Longmont, CO total amount of daily offenses is 1.11 times less than the Colorado average and 1.02 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Longmont, CO is 1.09 times less than the Colorado average, and it is 1.23 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Longmont, CO has a daily crime figure that is 1.11 times less than the Colorado average and 1.01 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Longmont (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Longmont, 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 Longmont, CO to other cities in the state and across the country, Longmont, CO is 33% safer than other cities of Colorado and 36% 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, Longmont, CO has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Longmont, CO crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Longmont

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Longmont is 1 in 320
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Longmont is 1 in 41
The chance of being a victim of crime in Longmont is 1 in 36
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Longmont, CO? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Longmont, CO you have a 1 in 320 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 41 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Longmont, CO.

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

Determining whether Longmont, CO is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Longmont, CO has decreased by 17% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 20% year over year. Total crimes for Longmont, CO has decreased by 20% in the same time frame.

Longmont police department

ItemLongmontColoradoNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1829,049558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.09.63.3
There are a total of 182 Longmont police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 78.6% less than the Colorado average and 37.1% 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
Dacono, CO4,62341162203
Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09148385433
Louisville, CO19,972101351452
Todd Creek, CO3,97965522587
Erie, CO20,80154610665
Milliken, CO6,15746626672
Lyons, CO2,02786689775
Longmont, CO90,7193132,4662,779

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Plantation, FL90,8782313,2753,506
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Sunrise, FL91,1772673,2583,525
Redding, CA91,3207834,1744,958
Longmont, CO90,7193132,4662,779
Source: The Longmont, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.