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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 81%
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 peopleSanford/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,578 (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)592 (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)3,986 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Sanford crime rates are 77% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sanford are 56% higher than the national average
  • In Sanford you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sanford is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sanford has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Sanford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sanford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sanford is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sanford is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sanford is 1 in 22

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

      Sanford police department

      ItemSanfordColoradoNational
      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.

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      La Jara, CO6666244,1984,822
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      Antonito, CO7896424,3184,960
      Conejos, CO626424,3184,960
      Romeo, CO3406424,3184,960
      Sanford, CO8975923,9864,578

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      Sanford, CO8975923,9864,578
      Source: The Sanford, 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.