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Crime Statistics

If you have a specific request for statistics from the Boulder Police Department, please send an email to  pdrecords@bouldercolorado.gov and indicate the following:

  • Date range for the query
  • Street address for the query
  • Specific violation(s) you would like queried
  • Your name, phone number and email address

Please be detailed in describing what information you are looking for, which will help ensure our team gathers the correct data.

Requests for statistics may be subject to the department’s hourly research fee of $32.30.  You will be contacted prior to any research being conducted to advise whether or not there will be a charge for researching your request.  Statistic requests will not generate actual copies of reports or summonses, but will provide you with a list of records that your specific query produces.

Five Years at a Glance

  2012  2013  2014 2015   2016  
Population (est.) 99,069 101,824 103,163 104,810  
Officers 173 175 178 179 181
Support staff 86 83 90 91 97
Other enforcement 21 20 13 18 13
Ratio officers/1000 1.75 1.72 1.73 1.71  
Budget (in millions) 29.6 31.7 32 33.6 34.0

Reported Crimes

Part I Crimes 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murder 0 0 1 1 0
Rape 34 33 43 39 46
Robbery 48 38 28 25 31
Aggravated assault 172 167 176 171 187
Burglary 502 511 494 427 431
Larceny-theft 2,417 2,218 2,172 2,207 2,514
Vehicle theft 134 80 135 123 167
Arson 27 27 28 15 19
TOTAL 3,334 3,074 3,077 3,008 3,395

 

Part II Crimes 2012  2013  2014 2015 2016
Assaults 559 587 552 532 531
Forgery 53 56 53 46 87
Fraud 402 322 413 477 479
Vandalism 800 768 753 785 825
Weapons 51 55 33 45 58
Sex assaults (misd.) 89 74 97 82 107
Drug Abuse 300 159 194 196 302
DUI 708 588 584 568 481
Liquor Laws 514 488 475 501 577
Drunk/ARC 1,511 1,697 1,365 1,145 1,041
Disorderly Conduct 105 94 98 95 102
TOTAL 5,092 4,888 4,617 4,472 4,590

 

Arrests

Adult, Part I 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murder 0 0 2 1 0
Rape 6 7 9 7 12
Robbery 16 11 10 10 13
Aggravated Assault 81 88 98 96 78
Burglary 26 38 43 31 40
Larceny- theft 423 350 399 376 442
Vehicle theft 13 4 9 5 8
Arson 3 2 3 2 9
TOTAL 568 500 573 528 602

 

Juvenile, Part I 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murder 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 4 2 3 2 2
Robbery 3 3 0 0 0
Aggravated Assault 3 2 3 7 5
Burglary 8 6 4 2 11
Larceny-theft 74 74 95 71 86
Vehicle theft 0 6 1 3 8
Arson 3 3 4 9 1
TOTAL 95 96 110 94 113

 

Traffic, accidents, injuries, summons

  2012  2013  2014 2015 2016
Total accidents 3,183 3,598 3,449 3,593 3,691
Bike/Pedestrian 259 272 243 236 276
DUI Arrests 706 592 583 570 486
Injury accidents 368 348 362 298 361
Fatal accidents 3 0 1 0 7
Alcohol related fatal 0 0 0 0 0
Traffic summons 16,547 14,145 12,530 11,038 11,439

 

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