This webpage contains crime data for Summit County, Colorado. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Summit County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Summit County, Colorado, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 6,658 total crimes reported in Summit County, Colorado (363 of them violent). Of the 832 crimes that transpire each year in Summit County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Summit County, Colorado every 10 hours.
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Summit County, Colorado for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Summit County has climbed by 76 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 86 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 8 years in Summit County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over one thousand for Summit County, Colorado in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Summit County, Colorado law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Summit 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.