The county of Morgan had 339 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 399.66 per 100,000 residents. This is 45.92% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 21 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Morgan also processed 92 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Arapahoe and Boulder, Morgan is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Morgan is larceny/theft totaling 57, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Morgan County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Morgan tallied 21 violent crimes and 92 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Morgan is lower by 45.92% than the national average.