Boulder County had 1,971 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 207.62 per 100.000 population which is by 71.91% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 94 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Elbert and county Baca it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Boulder is larceny/theft - 395 arrests followed by burglary - 128 and aggravated assault - 57 arrests.
Violent crime in Boulder County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 71.02% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.
Most of the Boulder felonies fall to males - 77.5% while women have a share of 22.5% felony crimes.
This year misdemeanor crime rate breakdown in Boulder by race is the following: 83.2% of crimes were committed by the white races, 10.9% by African Americans, 3% by hispanic, and 3% by asians.