Your Local Crime Report for Denver, CO


According to the FBI, there are thousands of crimes committed each and every day. Whether you live in the city or the suburbs, a crime can happen to you. Apart from the physical devastation, it can have a greater impact on your peace of mind. It takes away your sense of security and can make you feel angry, sacred and helpless. However, you can fight back. Armed with the right knowledge, you can take the necessary precautions to ensure you are not a victim.

This is why LifeShield Home Security, in partnership with SpotCrime, provides crime data for your hometown. Unless you are actively involved with your local law enforcement, you probably don’t know the current crime statistics for your neighborhood. With this snapshot you can better understand your surroundings and make better security decisions for your home and family.

There are many different reason people choose Denver as a home.   Denver is in close proximity to many different skiing resorts and even summer mountain excursions.  Denver offers many family activities such as the Denver Zoo, the Museum of Nature and Science, and the Downtown Aquarium.  Many jobs, especially in business and finance are available here as well.   Even with all of its great features, Denver does have its drawbacks.  One of those drawbacks is crime.

According to a recently released Denver Home Security Crime Report released by the Denver Police Department, there were 507 burglaries in the month of May 2012 alone.  This number has increased from May of 2011, in which there were 391 reported burglaries.  Many of these burglaries are occurring in private residences.  Denver residents have a one in 28 chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, compared with a one in 311 chance in the entire state of Colorado.

These crime statistics have alarmed many Denver residents, and left them wondering what can be done to help protect themselves from property crimes.  There are many steps Denver residents can take to help protect themselves against falling victim to property crimes.  One step is as simple as leaving lights on at night and while you are not home.  Another is to purchase, and faithfully use a home security system in your home. 

Having a Denver alarm system, such as the reliable systems offered by LifeShield, can help prevent crimes from happening in your home.  Contact an authorized dealer today to find out more about protecting your home from becoming a crime statistic.


Choosing an alarm system isn’t an easy decision. You may have lots of questions about crime, security and protecting your Denver home. At LifeShield, we believe that you should in order to make the best decision, you need to be informed. Click to see answers to your Denver home security FAQs


Current Crime Statistics within 5 miles of Denver, CO for the past 30 days:
Arrest
Arrest
Arson
Arson
Assault
Assault
Burglary
Burglary
Other
Other
Robbery
Robbery
Shooting
Shooting
Theft
Theft
Vandalism
Vandalism
224 4 267 136 361 53 10 709 236
Data provided by SpotCrime
Theft @ 400 BLOCK OF S WASHINGTON ST, DENVER  Theft from Motor Vehicle. Theft of items from a vehicle
Burglary @ 00 BLOCK OF N WASHINGTON ST, DENVER  Burglary. Burglary of a residence without forced entry
Arrest @ N/A, DENVER  Drug & Alcohol. Possession of marijuana
Assault @ 1500 BLOCK OF STOUT ST, DENVER  Other Crimes Against Persons. Assault causing minor bodily injury
Other @ 1500 BLOCK OF STOUT ST, DENVER  Public Disorder. Disturbing the peace
Burglary @ 2800 BLOCK OF N FRANKLIN ST, DENVER  Burglary. Burglary of a residence without forced entry
Burglary @ 700 BLOCK OF S ONEIDA ST, DENVER  Burglary. Burglary of a residence without forced entry
Theft @ 800 BLOCK N JULIAN ST, DENVER  Auto Theft. Motor vehicle theft
Other @ N/A, DENVER  All Other Crimes. Criminal trespassing
Vandalism @ W EVANS AVE / S FEDERAL BLVD, DENVER  Public Disorder. Criminal mischief - other