This page contains crime rates for Prowers County, Colorado. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Prowers County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Prowers County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 3,014 total crimes reported in Prowers County, Colorado (157 of them violent). Of the 431 crimes that take place per year in Prowers County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Prowers County, Colorado every 20 hours. This includes 2 murders, 21 rapes, and at least two thousand thefts (including 88 car thefts).
In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Prowers County, Colorado for 7 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Prowers County has risen by 14%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 87%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general rise in crime over the last 7 years in Prowers County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about five hundred for Prowers County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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