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  • In 2006, a total of 3,780 robberies were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado.
  • This is a 2.3% decrease in robberies from 2005.
  • Robberies accounted for 6.5% of the major offenses reported.
  • A firearm was used in 1,506 or 39.8% of the robberies reported.
  • A knife or cutting instrument was used in 401 or 10.6% of the reported robberies.
  • Other dangerous weapons, not specifically coded or fitting one of the other categories, were used in 396 or 10.5% of the robberies.
  • Strong-arm tactics were responsible for 1,477 or 39.1% of the robberies.

 
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