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Total crime 47%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 51%
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 peopleWard/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,649 (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)468 (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)3,181 (estimate)2,5912,110

Key findings

  • Ward crime rates are 47% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ward are 23% higher than the national average
  • In Ward you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ward is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ward has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Ward (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ward

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ward is 1 in 214
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ward is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ward is 1 in 28

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

      Ward police department

      ItemWardColoradoNational
      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
      Coal Creek, CO1,82153364417
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,09153364417
      Lyons, CO2,02785581667
      St. Ann Highlands, CO3661541,0471,201
      Eldorado Springs, CO9351541,0471,201
      Mountain Meadows, CO1671541,0471,201
      Ward, CO1294683,1813,649

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Stark City, MO1297684,0964,864
      La Minita, TX1295413,0873,628
      Formoso, KS1296643,7394,404
      Woodcock, PA1293941,8072,201
      Barnes, KS1296543,6834,337
      Ward, CO1294683,1813,649
      Source: The Ward, 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.