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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 51%
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 peopleWatkins/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,240 (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)160 (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)1,079 (estimate)2,6722,200

Key findings

  • Watkins crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Watkins are 58% lower than the national average
  • In Watkins you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Watkins is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Watkins has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Watkins (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Watkins

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Watkins is 1 in 624
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Watkins is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Watkins is 1 in 81

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

      Watkins police department

      ItemWatkinsColoradoNational
      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
      Inverness, CO1,18956375431
      Meridian, CO3,327126851977
      Foxfield, CO7321601,0791,240
      Bennett, CO2,0971981,3331,531
      Stonegate, CO9,4782441,6411,885
      Centennial, CO107,8621811,7541,935
      Grand View Estates, CO6072931,9712,264
      Watkins, CO7331601,0791,240

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Garden Plain, KS7334242,5462,970
      Chevy Chase Section Three, MD7331898211,011
      Reddick, FL7336093,6094,218
      Ellendale, MN7333082,7933,101
      Hardy, AR7337474,0024,750
      Watkins, CO7331601,0791,240
      Source: The Watkins, 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.