This webpage contains crime data for Routt County, Colorado. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Routt County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Routt County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 3,834 total crimes reported in Routt County, Colorado (430 of them violent). Of the 548 crimes that transpire each year in Routt County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Routt County, Colorado every 15 hours. This includes 1 murder, 33 rapes, and close to three thousand thefts (including 194 automobile thefts).
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Routt County, Colorado for 7 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Routt County has climbed by 31 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 57 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 7 years in Routt County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to seven hundred for Routt County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Routt County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Routt 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.