A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Sheridan, CO is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 219% higher than the average of crimes committed in Colorado. It is also 257% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Sheridan, CO shows a crime rate that is 91% higher than the Colorado average. The crime rate is also 84% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Sheridan, CO is shown to be 237% higher than the Colorado average and 285% higher than the national average.
The Sheridan crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sheridan as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Sheridan crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Sheridan is 257% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 26.85 daily crimes that occur in Sheridan.
Sheridan is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States.
In Sheridan you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Sheridan has increased by 22%.
The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Sheridan, CO on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Colorado. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Sheridan, CO (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Colorado state wide, are 3.19 times more than the state average and 3.57 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Sheridan, CO on a daily bases are 1.91 times more than than Colorado average and 1.84 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Sheridan, CO are 3.37 times more than the daily state average and 3.85 times more than the daily national numbers.
How Safe is Sheridan (higher is better)
How safe is Sheridan, CO compared to other cities in Colorado and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Sheridan, CO is safer than 13% of the cities in Colorado and 17% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Colorado and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Sheridan, CO. Overall, Sheridan, CO is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sheridan
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sheridan is 1 in 142
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sheridan is 1 in 11
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sheridan is 1 in 11
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Sheridan, CO? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Sheridan, CO, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 142. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 11 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Sheridan, CO is 1 in 11.
Year Over Year Crime In Sheridan (per 100,000 people)
Determining whether Sheridan, CO is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Sheridan, CO has increased by 46% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 20% year over year. Total crimes for Sheridan, CO has increased by 22% in the same time frame.
Sheridan police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 34 Sheridan police officers. This results in 5.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 39.4% less than the Colorado average and 78.1% greater than the National average.
Sex offenders in Colorado
There are a total of 11,041 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 247 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.
Source: The Sheridan, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.