D-
Total crime 42%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 50%
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 peopleNorthglenn/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,447n/a (estimate)3,6743,0692,580
Murder2n/a5.13.75.0
Rape35n/a88.971.542.6
Robbery18n/a45.766.786.2
Assault90n/a228.5255.4246.8
Violent crime145n/a (estimate)368397381
Burglary116n/a294.5375.2376.0
Theft920n/a2,336.01,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft266n/a675.4380.5228.9
Property crime1,302n/a (estimate)3,3062,6722,200

Key findings

  • Northglenn crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Northglenn are 3% lower than the national average
  • In Northglenn you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Northglenn is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Northglenn has decreased by 5%

Northglenn crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Northglenn crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Northglenn 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 Northglenn crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Northglenn

See all the best places to live around Northglenn

Compare Northglenn, CO Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Northglenn?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Northglenn?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Northglenn poll results

      Daily Crime In Northglenn (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Northglenn for every 100,000 residents. The Northglenn total amount of daily crime is 1.20 times more than the Colorado average and 1.42 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Northglenn, is 1.08 times less than the Colorado average, and it is 1.03 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Northglenn has a daily crime average that is 1.24 times more than the Colorado average and 1.50 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Northglenn (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Northglenn in comparison to other Colorado communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Northglenn safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Northglenn being safer than 25% of cities in Colorado and 22% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Colorado cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Northglenn. In conclusion, Northglenn ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Northglenn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Northglenn is 1 in 272
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Northglenn is 1 in 31
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Northglenn is 1 in 28
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Northglenn? In Northglenn, CO you have a 1 in 272 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 31 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Northglenn.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Northglenn 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 Northglenn has decreased by 4% and the rate of property crime in Northglenn has decreased by 6%. The total crime rate in Northglenn has decreased by 5% year to year.

      Northglenn police department

      ItemNorthglennColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)759,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.09.63.3
      There are a total of 75 Northglenn police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 78.8% less than the Colorado average and 37.8% 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
      Frederick, CO10,791302252
      Louisville, CO19,97274427501
      Todd Creek, CO3,97976509585
      Niwot, CO4,588103694797
      Firestone, CO11,709125846971
      Fort Lupton, CO7,81448943991
      Erie, CO20,801991,0221,122
      Northglenn, CO38,1283683,3063,674

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      The Acreage, FL38,1033161,8732,189
      Westerville, OH38,0891141,7821,897
      Muskegon, MI38,0866434,5045,146
      Lake Oswego, OR38,065511,3401,390
      Florence, SC38,2219576,5107,467
      Northglenn, CO38,1283683,3063,674
      Source: The Northglenn, 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.