CRIME IN COLORADO - 1999    

INTRODUCTION

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S MESSAGE

MESSAGE FROM CBI DIRECTOR

MEMORIAM

STATUTE

DEFINITIONS

HOMICIDE
RAPE
ROBBERY
BURGLARY
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

LIST BY AGENCY

HATE CRIMES

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

MAJOR OFFENSES

PRIMARY ARRESTS

STATEWIDE ARRESTS

ARSON REPORT

OFFICERS ASSAULTED

Colorado Statewide 1999 Primary Offense Arrests





Offenses





Year




Number of Offenses



Actual Percent Change



Average Crimes Per 100,000

Percent Change based on Population Increase

Homicide*
1999
1998
132**
158     
-16.5% 3.2
3.9
-17.9%
Rape 1999
1998
691**
898     
-23.1% 16.7
22.4
-25.4%
Robbery 1999
1998
844**
859     
-1.7% 20.4
21.4
-4.7%
Burglary 1999
1998
3,073**
3,375     
-8.9% 74.2
84.1
-11.8%
Auto Theft
                  
1999
1998
2,341**
2,684     
-12.8%
            
56.5
66.8
-15.4%
            

TOTAL

1999
1998
7,081**
7,974     
-11.2% 171.0
198.6
-13.9%

*Excludes Negligent Manslaughter

** Totals do not include arrests for Wheat Ridge P.D.
1999 Estimated Population 4,141,353 - Crime Index Value 41.41 
1998 Estimated Population 4,015,152 - Crime Index Value 40.15
(Source:  Colorado Division of Local Government)

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