This webpage contains crime data for Gilpin County, Colorado. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Gilpin County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Gilpin County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2003 and 2008 there were 783 total crimes reported in Gilpin County, Colorado (81 of them violent). Of the 157 crimes that transpire each year in Gilpin County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Gilpin County, Colorado 157 times a year.
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Gilpin County, Colorado for 5 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Gilpin County has climbed by 96 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 100 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 5 years in Gilpin County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to three hundred for Gilpin County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Gilpin County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Gilpin County 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.