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      • In 2009, a total of 3,310 robberies were reported by law enforcement agencies in Colorado.
      • This is a 3.9% increase in robberies from 2008.
      • Robberies accounted for 7.6% of the major offenses reported.
        • A firearm was used in 1,184 or 35.8% of the robberies reported.
        • A knife or cutting instrument was used in 330 or 10.0% of the reported robberies.
        • Other dangerous weapons, not specifically coded or fitting one of the other categories, were used in 455 or 13.7% of the robberies.
        • Strong-arm tactics were responsible for 1,341 or 40.5% of the robberies.

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