This webpage contains crime figures for San Miguel County, Colorado. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how San Miguel County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for San Miguel County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,785 total crimes reported in San Miguel County, Colorado (83 of them violent). Of the 223 crimes that occur a year in San Miguel County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in San Miguel County, Colorado 223 times a year.
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in San Miguel County, Colorado for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in San Miguel County decreased by 7 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 62 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over the last 8 years in San Miguel County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit more than two hundred for San Miguel County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
San Miguel County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for San Miguel 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.