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Total crime 24%
Violent crime 9%
Property crime 27%
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 peopleShaw Heights/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,203 (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)414 (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)2,788 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Shaw Heights crime rates are 24% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Shaw Heights are 9% higher than the national average
  • In Shaw Heights you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Shaw Heights is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Shaw Heights has not changed

Shaw Heights crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Shaw Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shaw Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shaw Heights is 1 in 242
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shaw Heights is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Shaw Heights is 1 in 32

      Year Over Year Crime In Shaw Heights (per 100,000 people)

      Shaw Heights police department

      ItemShaw HeightsColoradoNational
      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
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09156375431
      Louisville, CO19,97274427501
      Genesee, CO3,62576509585
      Todd Creek, CO3,97976509585
      Kittredge, CO1,11879528607
      Holly Hills, CO2,684100675775
      Erie, CO20,801991,0221,122
      Shaw Heights, CO5,3514142,7883,203

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mascotte, FL5,3506501,5982,248
      St. Paul Park, MN5,3521111,8491,960
      Weiser, ID5,3502591,6701,929
      Lake Alfred, FL5,3531481,4961,644
      Glendive, MT5,353214701916
      Shaw Heights, CO5,3514142,7883,203
      Source: The Shaw Heights, 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.