Aspen, CO Arrest Records

Aspen, CO is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.72 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 94th safest city in Colorado among the 114 cities.
Aspen, CO property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 46.92 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 289 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 12.02% compared to 2015.

Aspen Crime Rate

Total arrests in Aspen 2016 increased by 5.1% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 6 to 5 while non-violent crime increased by 5.52% from 308 to 325.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 289
Burglary 24
Motor vehicle theft 12
Legacy rape 4
Arson 2

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 Aspen 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

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Aspen decreased by 16.67% from 2015 and decreased by 37.5% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 8 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Aspen was 84.62% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.072%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Aspen increased by 5.52% from 2015 and increased by 20.37% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 270 to 325. In 2016 property crime rate in Aspen was 65.09% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.692%.

How Aspen stands up against other cities

Aspen vs. Carbondale

You’ll be in more risk in Aspen compared to Carbondale that had 72.55% lower crime rate compared to Aspen 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 Carbondale city.
Burglary rates of 3.4652 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5945 in Carbondale.

Aspen vs. Woodland Park

You’ll be in more risk in Aspen compared to Woodland Park that had 53.24% lower crime rate compared to Aspen 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 Woodland Park city.
Burglary rates of 3.4652 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.6607 in Woodland Park.

Names with the most arrests in Aspen

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 66.67% are people aged between 41-50. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Aspen is 0.44% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 13.05 daily crimes that occur in Aspen.
  • Aspen is more violent than Carbondale.
  • In Aspen you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Aspen have increased by 5.1%.