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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 50%
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. 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 peopleSunshine/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,201 (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)154 (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)1,047 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Sunshine crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sunshine are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Sunshine you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sunshine is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sunshine has decreased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sunshine (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sunshine

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sunshine is 1 in 650
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sunshine is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sunshine is 1 in 84

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

      Sunshine police department

      ItemSunshineColoradoNational
      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
      Nederland, CO1,560128256385
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09153364417
      Coal Creek, CO1,82153364417
      Lyons, CO2,02785581667
      Niwot, CO4,58899673772
      Superior, CO12,9281459871,132
      Gunbarrel, CO9,5591491,0111,160
      Sunshine, CO1771541,0471,201

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Manchester, CA1775773,0523,629
      Helix, OR1773913,7634,154
      Mitchell, GA1775013,4933,994
      Neskowin, OR1771521,4611,613
      Centerville borough (Crawford County), PA1774572,0972,554
      Sunshine, CO1771541,0471,201
      Source: The Sunshine, CO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.