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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 6%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRocky Ford/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,264 (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)290 (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)1,974 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Rocky Ford crime rates are 9% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rocky Ford are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Rocky Ford you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rocky Ford is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rocky Ford has decreased by 3%

Rocky Ford crime map

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The Rocky Ford crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Rocky Ford 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 Rocky Ford crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Rocky Ford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rocky Ford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rocky Ford is 1 in 345
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rocky Ford is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rocky Ford is 1 in 45

      Year Over Year Crime In Rocky Ford (per 100,000 people)

      Rocky Ford police department

      ItemRocky FordColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)109,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.59.63.3
      There are a total of 10 Rocky Ford police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 74% less than the Colorado average and 23.5% 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
      Ordway, CO1,4642141,4551,668
      Swink, CO7555843,9734,557
      Crowley, CO1946164,1874,803
      Sugar City, CO3506164,1874,803
      North La Junta, CO4196164,1874,803
      Olney Springs, CO5896164,1874,803
      Cheraw, CO1946164,1874,803
      Rocky Ford, CO3,8582901,9742,264

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      Lawnton, PA3,857150687837
      Coquille, OR3,8594832,2122,695
      Brices Creek, NC3,857106669775
      Williamston, MI3,859176655831
      Mineral Ridge, OH3,8601541,0781,232
      Rocky Ford, CO3,8582901,9742,264
      Source: The Rocky Ford, 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.