Thornton, CO Arrest Records

Thornton, CO is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.50 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 76th safest city in Colorado among the 114 cities.
Thornton, CO property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 31.58 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 3,030 larceny theft related arrests.

Thornton Crime Rate

5 Crimes In Thornton, CO in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 3,030
Motor vehicle theft 754
Burglary 525
Aggravated assault 293
Legacy rape 106

Other Cities in Colorado with the Most Arrests

Among the 114 cities in state the most dangerous is Denver with 4,597 violent crimes that’s 29.6% of total of 15,533. Lakeside has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 38 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Black Hawk 1,642.86
Cripple Creek 83.70
Pueblo 77.82
Walsenburg 75.58
Lone Tree 73.57

Safest Cities in Colorado

Are you planning a move to Colorado? Here are the safest cities in Colorado with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Thornton is 1 out of 235 up by 0.08% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Windsor and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Eaton.

City Arrests
Eaton 1.59
Dacono 2.03
Limon 3.13
Rangely 4.21
Ault 4.26

How Thornton stands up against other cities

Thornton vs. Westminster

You’ll be in more safety in Thornton compared to Westminster that had 6.38% higher crime rate compared to Thornton according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.1473 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.2575 in Westminster city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 5.5258 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.4359 in Westminster.

Thornton vs. Pueblo

You’ll be in more safety in Thornton compared to Pueblo that had 121.85% higher crime rate compared to Thornton according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.5350 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.0377 in Pueblo city.
Arson rates of 0.1246 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4458 in Pueblo.

Names with the most arrests in Thornton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 45.65% are people aged between 21-30.