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Total crime 73%
Violent crime 69%
Property crime 74%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYuma/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime23n/a (estimate)6662,9722,489
Murder0n/a0.03.85.0
Rape1n/a29.067.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.063.681.6
Assault3n/a86.9246.3250.2
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)116381379
Burglary3n/a86.9348.4340.5
Theft8n/a231.81,858.31,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a231.8384.0219.9
Property crime19n/a (estimate)5502,5912,110

Key findings

  • Yuma crime rates are 73% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Yuma are 69% lower than the national average
  • In Yuma you have a 1 in 151 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Yuma is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Yuma has increased by 46%

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

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      Daily Crime In Yuma (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Yuma

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Yuma is 1 in 863
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Yuma is 1 in 182
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Yuma is 1 in 151

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

      Yuma police department

      ItemYumaColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)89,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.29.63.3
      There are a total of 8 Yuma police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 76.7% less than the Colorado average and 31.5% less than the National average.

      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
      Otis, CO4335663,8514,417
      Eckley, CO3186074,1314,739
      Yuma, CO3,593116550666

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Palmer Heights, PA3,592135621756
      South Glens Falls, NY3,5912358991,134
      Reliez Valley, CA3,59584444528
      Greenhills, OH3,591289751,003
      Amberley, OH3,59556392447
      Yuma, CO3,593116550666
      Source: The Yuma, 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.