Lafayette, CO Arrest Records

Lafayette, CO is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.06 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 57th safest city in Colorado among the 114 cities.
Lafayette, CO property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 22.45 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 545 larceny theft related arrests.

Lafayette Crime Rate

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 545
Burglary 53
Aggravated assault 42
Motor vehicle theft 40
Legacy rape 35

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 Lafayette 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 Lafayette stands up against other cities

Lafayette vs. Fountain

You’ll be in more safety in Lafayette compared to Fountain that had 15.31% higher crime rate compared to Lafayette according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0356 in Fountain city.
Larceny rates of 19.1760 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 20.0249 in Fountain.

Lafayette vs. Wheat Ridge

You’ll be in more safety in Lafayette compared to Wheat Ridge that had 99.82% higher crime rate compared to Lafayette according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Wheat Ridge city.
Larceny rates of 19.1760 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 33.3556 in Wheat Ridge.

Names with the most arrests in Lafayette

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.92% are people aged between 21-30.