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Total crime 82%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 83%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleYuma/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime16n/a (estimate)4563,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape2n/a57.071.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.066.786.2
Assault1n/a28.5255.4246.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)85397381
Burglary4n/a114.0375.2376.0
Theft8n/a228.01,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a28.5380.5228.9
Property crime13n/a (estimate)3702,6722,200

Key findings

  • Yuma crime rates are 82% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Yuma are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Yuma you have a 1 in 220 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Yuma is safer than 86% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Yuma has increased by 26%

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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 1170
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Yuma is 1 in 270
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Yuma is 1 in 220

      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, CO4335903,9714,561
      Eckley, CO3186334,2604,893
      Yuma, CO3,59385370456

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Palmer Heights, PA3,592135659795
      Greenhills, OH3,59128389417
      Reliez Valley, CA3,59585453538
      Amberley, OH3,59553415468
      South Glens Falls, NY3,5912299431,172
      Yuma, CO3,59385370456
      Source: The Yuma, 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.