RecordsPedia Public Records

Aspen, Colorado Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Aspen, Colorado. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Aspen compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Aspen, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 3,042 total crimes reported in Aspen, Colorado (151 of them violent). Of the 435 crimes that happen every year in Aspen, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Aspen, Colorado every 20 hours.

Total Crime in Aspen, Colorado (2001, 2003-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000 or 2002, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Aspen, Colorado for 7 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Aspen has lessened by 27%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 53%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight reduction in crime over the last 7 years in Aspen. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to four hundred for Aspen, Colorado in 2009.

Crime Trends in Aspen, Colorado (2001, 2003-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Aspen, Colorado (2001, 2003-2008)

Users are warned against reading into ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a given location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or variations in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual chart bars to see crime numbers in these locations.

Sheridan, Colorado Crime Statistics Aspen, Colorado Crime Statistics Gunnison, Colorado Crime Statistics Avon, Colorado Crime Statistics Salida, Colorado Crime Statistics Estes Park, Colorado Crime Statistics Firestone, Colorado Crime Statistics Carbondale, Colorado Crime Statistics Frederick, Colorado Crime Statistics Cherry Hills Village, Colorado Crime Statistics

Crime Data Information

Aspen, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Aspen conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.