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Crime rate in Aurora, Colorado (CO): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


Crime rates in Aurora by year

Type

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2004

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2006

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2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
18
(6.2)
13
(4.4)
28
(9.5)
17
(5.6)
14
(4.6)
18
(5.7)
22
(6.8)
23
(7.1)
9
(2.7)
29
(8.6)
23
(6.7)
11
(3.1)
24
(6.7)
22
(6.0)
30
(8.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
213
(73.7)
198
(67.4)
223
(75.4)
217
(71.7)
191
(62.1)
188
(59.4)
216
(66.7)
183
(56.6)
183
(55.3)
179
(53.1)
224
(65.2)
274
(78.1)
352
(97.7)
289
(78.9)
319
(86.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
571
(197.7)
557
(189.7)
644
(217.6)
600
(198.1)
583
(189.5)
555
(175.5)
553
(170.7)
505
(156.1)
504
(152.4)
483
(143.3)
468
(136.3)
417
(118.8)
447
(124.1)
576
(157.2)
679
(184.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
889
(307.8)
986
(335.8)
941
(318.0)
1,024
(338.1)
899
(292.2)
861
(272.2)
733
(226.2)
732
(226.3)
752
(227.4)
742
(220.2)
721
(209.9)
746
(212.6)
837
(232.3)
1,052
(287.1)
1,211
(329.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2,329
(806.4)
2,669
(908.9)
2,474
(836.1)
2,470
(815.6)
2,321
(754.5)
2,216
(700.5)
2,051
(633.0)
2,290
(707.9)
2,144
(648.2)
1,791
(531.5)
1,981
(576.7)
1,816
(517.5)
1,683
(467.2)
1,698
(463.3)
1,671
(454.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10,272
(3,556.4)
9,999
(3,405.0)
9,502
(3,211.4)
8,292
(2,737.9)
7,750
(2,519.3)
7,146
(2,259.1)
6,820
(2,104.8)
6,873
(2,124.7)
6,861
(2,074.4)
7,370
(2,187.3)
7,805
(2,272.3)
7,082
(2,018.0)
7,635
(2,119.4)
7,977
(2,176.7)
7,194
(1,954.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2,652
(918.2)
2,472
(841.8)
2,742
(926.7)
2,043
(674.6)
1,719
(558.8)
1,298
(410.3)
1,166
(359.9)
888
(274.5)
870
(263.0)
898
(266.5)
1,000
(291.1)
1,064
(303.2)
1,261
(350.0)
1,538
(419.7)
2,189
(594.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
110
(38.1)
110
(37.5)
90
(30.4)
116
(38.3)
83
(27.0)
98
(31.0)
96
(29.6)
68
(21.0)
87
(26.3)
72
(21.4)
80
(23.3)
76
(21.7)
64
(17.8)
69
(18.8)
68
(18.5)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)494.6454.0469.2416.2372.4338.2320.6308.1290.3292.8303.0288.1320.7332.7364.4

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Colorado and other state lists there were 906 registered sex offenders living in Aurora, Colorado as of May 24, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Aurora to the number of sex offenders is 400 to 1.


City-Data.com crime index in Aurora, CO compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Aurora, CO is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Aurora:

364.4
Glendale:

946.8
Greenwood Village:

253.9
Cherry Hills Village:

26.5
Denver:

423.5
Centennial:

112.5
Englewood:

323.9
Lone Tree:

311.8
Commerce City:

353.9
When are crimes committed in Aurora, CO?
Violent crime rate in 2017
Aurora:

359.8
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Aurora:

313.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Aurora:

289.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Aurora:

250.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Aurora:

251.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Aurora:

252.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Aurora:

250.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Aurora:

262.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Aurora:

278.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Aurora:

294.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Aurora:

312.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Aurora:

351.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Aurora:

362.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Aurora:

339.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Aurora:

360.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Aurora:

396.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Aurora:

365.5
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Aurora:

277.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Aurora:

264.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Aurora:

251.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Aurora:

249.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Aurora:

272.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Aurora:

255.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Aurora:

272.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Aurora:

289.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Aurora:

285.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Aurora:

314.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Aurora:

360.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Aurora:

401.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Aurora:

466.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Aurora:

478.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Aurora:

507.7
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Aurora:

539.4
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Aurora:

501.6
U.S. Average:

337.2

Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population
City-data.com crime index
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 804 (649 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Colorado average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 810 (670 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Colorado average:

2.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 817 (680 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.89
Colorado average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 808 (657 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Colorado average:

2.14

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 806 (675 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Colorado average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 773 (651 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Colorado average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 755 (638 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Colorado average:

2.22

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 765 (644 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Colorado average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 752 (627 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Colorado average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 748 (623 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Colorado average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 746 (610 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Colorado average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 761 (631 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Colorado average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 719 (586 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Colorado average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 711 (576 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Colorado average:

2.37

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 772 (593 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Colorado average:

2.41


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Aurora
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 80010, 80011, 80012, 80013, 80014, 80015, 80016, 80017, 80019, 80045, 80102, 80112, 80137, 80138, 80220, 80231, 80247.