Robbery

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  • In 2013, a total of 3,147 robberies were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado.
  • This is a 6.0% decrease in robberies from 2012.
  • Robberies accounted for 7.3% of the major offenses reported.
    • A firearm was used in 1,182 or 37.6% of the reported robberies.
    • A knife or cutting instrument was used in 280 or 8.9% of the reported robberies.
    • Other dangerous weapons, not specifically coded or fitting one of the other categories, were used in 400 or 12.7% of the reported robberies.
    • Strong-arm tactics were responsible for 1,285 or 40.8% of the reported robberies.

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