The county of Huerfano had 157 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,752.28 per 100,000 residents. This is 137.11% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 15 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Huerfano also processed 102 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Adams and Arapahoe, Huerfano is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Huerfano is larceny/theft totaling 66, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Huerfano County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Huerfano tallied 15 violent crimes and 102 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Huerfano is higher by 137.11% than the national average.