It is situated in Jefferson county, Colorado with a total number of 103 employees - 17 female, 58 male officers and 28 civilians. Wheat Ridge PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CO0300500, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.
The Wheat Ridge PD employee rate for 2017 was 3.26 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is higher than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 134 reported violent crimes where 40 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 134 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The 2017 police agency report showed that Residence Home was the place with the most aggravated assaults, where most of the victims’ relationship was classified as Stranger.
|Drug Store/Doctors Office/Hospital||4|
|Victims w/ reported location||91|
|Other Family Member||1|
|Victims w/ reported relationship to offender||99|
For the last 10 years the majority of the crimes fall into aggravated assault crimes where most of the offenders were aged between Unknown. The age group of the majority of victims on the other hand were 20-29 years old.
|Victims w/ reported age||141|
|Offenders w/ reported age||132|
The police department had 1541 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 11 arson, 153 burglaries, 1105 larceny/theft and 283 motor vehicle theft cases.