Conejos County had 185 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 811.91 per 100.000 population which is by 9.86% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 4 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Adams and county Arapahoe it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Conejos is burglary - 62 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 4 and arson - 1 arrests.
Violent crime in Conejos County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with 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 51.11% lower.