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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 31%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMorgan Heights/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,165 (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)406 (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)2,760 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Morgan Heights crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Morgan Heights are 7% higher than the national average
  • In Morgan Heights you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Morgan Heights is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Morgan Heights has decreased by 3%

Morgan Heights crime map

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

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Morgan Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Morgan Heights is 1 in 247
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Morgan Heights is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Morgan Heights is 1 in 32

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

      Morgan Heights police department

      ItemMorgan HeightsColoradoNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Sterling, CO13,9767883,4044,192
      Merino, CO2635863,9854,571
      Hillrose, CO2835904,0154,605
      Morgan Heights, CO3604062,7603,165

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Macks Creek, MO3608004,2655,065
      Orchid, FL3601538671,020
      Cobbtown, GA3604863,3893,876
      Bennett, IA3603202,0802,401
      Buena Vista, CA3606813,6014,282
      Morgan Heights, CO3604062,7603,165
      Source: The Morgan Heights, 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.