Robbery

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  • In 2014, a total of 3,031 robberies were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado.
  • This is a 3.7% decrease in robberies from 2013.
  • Robberies accounted for 7.2% of the major offenses reported.
    • A firearm was used in 1,098 or 36.2% of the reported robberies.
    • A knife or cutting instrument was used in 252 or 8.3% of the reported robberies.
    • Other dangerous weapons, not specifically coded or fitting one of the other categories, were used in 400 or 13.2% of the reported robberies.
    • Strong-arm tactics were responsible for 1,281 or 42.3% of the reported robberies.

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