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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 18%
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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 peoplePortland/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,649 (estimate)3,2572,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.16.5
Rapen/an/an/a62.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a68.373.9
Assaultn/an/an/a286.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)344 (estimate)423388
Burglaryn/an/an/a400.3314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,909.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a524.3246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,305 (estimate)2,8341,958

Key findings

  • Portland crime rates are 13% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Portland are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Portland you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Portland is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Portland has increased by 10%

Portland crime map

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      Daily Crime In Portland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Portland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Portland is 1 in 291
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Portland is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Portland is 1 in 38

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

      Portland police department

      ItemPortlandColoradoNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ridgway, CO1,012000
      Telluride, CO1,972401,1561,196
      Mountain Village, CO1,54601,2511,251
      Ouray, CO84901,2811,281
      Loghill Village, CO4671711,1451,316
      Portland, CO1293442,3052,649

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jacksonport, AR1299463,6784,624
      Ward, CO1295193,4803,999
      Garber, IA1294372,4402,877
      Campus, IL1296342,3212,955
      Yale, IL1296882,5193,208
      Portland, CO1293442,3052,649
      Source: The Portland, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.