Garfield County, CO Arrest Records

Garfield County, CO is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.66 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Adams, Douglas, Jefferson, Mesa, Pueblo counties in Colorado.
Garfield County, CO property crime rate is 3.92 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 156 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 6.85% compared to 2015.

Garfield County, CO Crime Rate

Total arrests in Garfield County in 2016 increased by 13.92% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 17 to 39 while non-violent crime increased by 5% from 220 to 231.

5 Crimes In Garfield County, CO in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 156
Burglary 57
Aggravated assault 21
Motor vehicle theft 18
Revised rape 15

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Garfield County increased by 129.41% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Garfield County was 85.89% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.066%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Garfield County increased by 5% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Garfield County was 86.2% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.392%.

How Garfield stands up against other counties

Garfield vs. Fremont

You’ll be in more safety in Garfield compared to Fremont county that had 8.48% higher crime rate compared to Garfield county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.2547 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0211 in Fremont county.
Burglary rates of 0.9680 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.2646 in Fremont county.

Names with the most arrests in Garfield

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Garfield, Colorado, the most crimes, that's 38.6% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Garfield County is 0.86% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.26 daily crimes that occur in Garfield County.
  • In Garfield County you have a 1 in 218 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Garfield, CO have increased by 13.92%.

Names in Garfield County