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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 8%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleManitou Springs/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime111n/a (estimate)2,0423,2572,346
Murder1n/a18.45.16.5
Rape3n/a55.262.938.4
Robbery2n/a36.868.373.9
Assault7n/a128.8286.9279.7
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)239423388
Burglary9n/a165.6400.3314.2
Theft73n/a1,343.21,909.31,398.0
Vehicle theft16n/a294.4524.3246.0
Property crime98n/a (estimate)1,8032,8341,958

Key findings

  • Manitou Springs crime rates are 13% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Manitou Springs are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Manitou Springs you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Manitou Springs is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Manitou Springs has increased by 43%

Manitou Springs crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Manitou Springs (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Manitou Springs, per 100,000 residents. In Manitou Springs, the total number of daily crimes is 1.59 times less than the Colorado average and 1.15 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Manitou Springs are 1.77 times less than the Colorado average and 1.62 times less than the national average. For property crime, Manitou Springs has a daily crime rate that is 1.57 times less than the Colorado average and 1.09 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Manitou Springs (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Manitou Springs, Colorado compared to other areas of Colorado, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Manitou Springs safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Manitou Springs is safer than 47% of Colorado cities, and 44% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Colorado, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Manitou Springs. At this time, Manitou Springs sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Manitou Springs

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Manitou Springs is 1 in 419
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Manitou Springs is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Manitou Springs is 1 in 49
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Manitou Springs? If you reside in Manitou Springs, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 419. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 56 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Manitou Springs, is 1 in 49.

      Year Over Year Crime In Manitou Springs (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Manitou Springs is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Manitou Springs has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 157% in Manitou Springs, while property crimes in Manitou Springs have increased by 35%. Total crime has increased by 43% year over year.

      Manitou Springs police department

      ItemManitou SpringsColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)209,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.99.63.3
      There are a total of 20 Manitou Springs police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.6% less than the Colorado average and 18.7% greater 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Green Mountain Falls, CO6440274274
      Cascade-Chipita Park, CO1,3651499991,148
      Black Forest, CO13,5061691,1311,300
      Woodland Park, CO7,1801631,2551,418
      Monument, CO6,3462031,5191,722
      Gleneagle, CO6,5832711,8182,089
      Fountain, CO27,8174121,9712,384
      Manitou Springs, CO5,2172391,8032,042

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      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Salton City, CA5,2175752,7823,357
      Tipton, IN5,217177670847
      Robbins, IL5,2168941,1682,062
      Chackbay, LA5,2165012,2622,763
      Springfield, MI5,2185591,5922,151
      Manitou Springs, CO5,2172391,8032,042
      Source: The Manitou Springs, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.