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Phillips County, Colorado Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Phillips County, Colorado. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Phillips County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Phillips County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2008 there were 76 total crimes reported in Phillips County, Colorado (12 of them violent). Of the 19 crimes that occur a year in Phillips County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Phillips County, Colorado 19 times a year.

Total Crime in Phillips County, Colorado (2002, 2005, 2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004 or 2006, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Phillips County, Colorado for 4 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Phillips County decreased by 238 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 100 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden decrease in crime over the last 4 years in Phillips County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to ten for Phillips County, Colorado in 2009.

Crime Trends Phillips County, Colorado (2002, 2005, 2007-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Phillips County, Colorado (2002, 2005, 2007-2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Phillips County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Phillips 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.