It is located in Montezuma County, CO. It has a population of 9,095 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 333.15 per 10.000 people. There have been 303 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.003%. The majority of crimes committed in Cortez are larceny/theft crimes - 283 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 15 felony charges and 288 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Cortez averaged 211 violent crimes. Of that total, 5 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 14 was for legacy rape, 20 was for robbery, and 172 was for aggravated assault.