The county of Montezuma had 552 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 659.28 per 100,000 residents. This is 10.79% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 17 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Montezuma also processed 161 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Arapahoe and Boulder, Montezuma is a more dangerous place to live.
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The most popular crime committed in Montezuma is larceny/theft totaling 101, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Montezuma County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Montezuma tallied 17 violent crimes and 161 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Montezuma is lower by 10.79% than the national average.