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Total crime 25%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 23%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePenrose/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,858 (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)238 (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)1,620 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Penrose crime rates are 25% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Penrose are 37% lower than the national average
  • In Penrose you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Penrose is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Penrose has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Penrose (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Penrose

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Penrose is 1 in 420
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Penrose is 1 in 62
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Penrose is 1 in 54

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

      Penrose police department

      ItemPenroseColoradoNational
      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
      Florence, CO3,891761,1101,185
      Lincoln Park, CO2,9771991,3551,554
      Brookside, CO2495133,4914,005
      Pueblo West, CO30,4955163,5064,022
      Williamsburg, CO6635573,7864,342
      Rockvale, CO5115673,8544,421
      Cañon City, CO16,4456134,8715,484
      Penrose, CO3,3742381,6201,858

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maiden, NC3,3732311,4661,698
      Lake Panasoffkee, FL3,3762551,4471,702
      Alamo, GA3,3762601,8102,070
      Rio Dell, CA3,3723241,7982,123
      Winnsboro, SC3,3767272,4643,191
      Penrose, CO3,3742381,6201,858
      Source: The Penrose, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.