It is located in Adams County, CO. It has a population of 39,099 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 382.36 per 10.000 people. There have been 1,495 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Brighton are larceny/theft crimes - 956 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 188 felony charges and 1,307 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Brighton averaged 1,012 violent crimes. Of that total, 3 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 229 was for legacy rape, 118 was for robbery, and 662 was for aggravated assault.