This webpage contains crime figures for Ouray County, Colorado. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Ouray County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Ouray County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2002 and 2008 there were 193 total crimes reported in Ouray County, Colorado (21 of them violent). Of the 32 crimes that occur a year in Ouray County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Ouray County, Colorado 32 times a year.
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Ouray County, Colorado for 6 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Ouray County increased by 64 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 100 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 6 years in Ouray County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit more than fifty for Ouray County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Ouray County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Ouray 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.