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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 35%
Property crime 24%
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.
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 peoplePenrose/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,919 (estimate)3,0692,580
Murdern/an/an/a3.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a71.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a66.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a255.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)248 (estimate)397381
Burglaryn/an/an/a375.2376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a380.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,670 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Penrose crime rates are 26% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Penrose are 35% lower than the national average
  • In Penrose you have a 1 in 53 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 not changed

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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 403
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Penrose is 1 in 60
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Penrose is 1 in 53

      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, CO3,8911021,4541,557
      Lincoln Park, CO2,9772081,3971,605
      Brookside, CO2495353,6014,136
      Pueblo West, CO30,4955373,6164,153
      Williamsburg, CO6635803,9044,484
      Rockvale, CO5115913,9744,565
      Cañon City, CO16,4455684,5725,140
      Penrose, CO3,3742481,6701,919

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maiden, NC3,3732351,5521,787
      Lake Panasoffkee, FL3,3762601,5391,798
      Winnsboro, SC3,3765941,8142,409
      Alamo, GA3,37629528558
      Rio Dell, CA3,3722341,7872,022
      Penrose, CO3,3742481,6701,919
      Source: The Penrose, 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.