Denver Crime

Crime in Denver Neighborhoods and The Suburbs

Denver Crime Report Real Safe Denver NeighborooodsCrime is important when choosing a home for two reasons. Of course, your safety is number one. Also, crime can effect the liquidity and appreciation of a home when it comes time to resell.

Denver has become a big city. Time was when it was one of the safest cities. With growth comes change and Denver neighborhoods inside the City now vary in the degree of safety. The chart below shows the highest crime neighborhoods to the lowest. Families with children especially might consider avoiding the highest ranked neighborhoods.

The suburbs generally have less crime. However, neighborhoods in Commerce City and northern Aurora are among the exceptions. For suburbs. crime statistics are included in Denver Neighborhood Reports. To get a free Report on a suburb, just indicate the name of the suburb. Castle Pines Village, Cherry Hills Village, Greenwood Village, Ken Caryl and Highlands Ranch, Colorado are among cities with relatively lowest crime rates.

Just updated for latest data! (February 2015)


All City Denver Neighborhoods, All Crime Types

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City Crime by Neighborhood. Click Links for breakdown of types of crimes. Notice the map at the bottom of each page showing where crime is highest in the area.

Athmar Park Fort Logan Rosedale
Auraria Gateway / Green Valley Ranch Ruby Hill
Baker Globeville Skyland
Barnum Goldsmith Sloan Lake
Barnum West Hale South Park Hill
Bear Valley Hampden Southmoor
Belcaro Hampden South Sloans Lake Neighborhood
Berkeley Harvey Park Stapleton
Capitol Hill Harvey Park South Sun Valley
Central Business District Highland Sunnyside
Chaffee Park Hilltop Union Station
Cheesman Park Indian Creek University
Cherry Creek Jefferson Park University Hills
City Park Kennedy University Park
City Park West Lincoln Park Valverde
Civic Center Lowry Field Villa Park
Clayton Mar Lee Virginia Village
Cole Marston Washington Park
College View / South Platte Montbello Washington Park West
Congress Park Montclair Washington / Virginia Vale
Cory – Merrill Northeast Park Hill Wellshire
Country Club North Capitol Hill West Colfax
Denver Intl Airport North Park Hill West Highland
East Colfax Overland Westwood
Elyria – Swansea Platt Park Whittier
Five Points Regis Windsor

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