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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 135%
Property crime 26%
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 peopleParachute/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41n/a (estimate)3,6613,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape1n/a89.371.542.6
Robbery1n/a89.366.786.2
Assault8n/a714.3255.4246.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)893397381
Burglary6n/a535.7375.2376.0
Theft23n/a2,053.61,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a178.6380.5228.9
Property crime31n/a (estimate)2,7682,6722,200

Key findings

  • Parachute crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Parachute are 135% higher than the national average
  • In Parachute you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Parachute is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Parachute has decreased by 58%

Parachute crime map

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      Daily Crime In Parachute (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Parachute

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Parachute is 1 in 113
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Parachute is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Parachute is 1 in 28

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

      Parachute police department

      ItemParachuteColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)59,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.69.63.3
      There are a total of 5 Parachute police officers. This results in 4.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 52.3% less than the Colorado average and 40% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Battlement Mesa, CO4,8353052,0552,360
      De Beque, CO4005303,5654,094
      Collbran, CO6665873,9484,535
      Parachute, CO1,1818932,7683,661

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Marvell, AR1,1812671,4281,695
      Mounds, OK1,1812391,2771,516
      Keedysville, MD1,181176763940
      Walnut Grove, GA1,1811361,0671,202
      Jonesville, VA1,181107533640
      Parachute, CO1,1818932,7683,661
      Source: The Parachute, 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.