- In 2008, a total of 12,740 motor vehicle thefts
were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado.
- This is a 22.1% decrease in motor vehicle thefts
- Motor vehicle thefts accounted for 28.5% of the
major offenses reported.
- There were 761 attempted and 11,979 completed Motor Vehicle Thefts reported.
- Automobiles accounted for 9,711 or 81.07% of the
- Trucks or buses accounted for 1,048 or 8.75% of
the vehicles stolen.
- Vehicles classified as other vehicle accounted for
1,220 or 10.18% of the vehicles stolen.