Pitkin amassed 138 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Pitkin’s arrest rate was 247.86 per 100,000 residents. The county of Pitkin is 66.46% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 5 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Pitkin also experienced 39 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Boulder and Elbert, Pitkin is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Pitkin, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 34 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Pitkin, is motor vehicle theft, and the third most common is rape.
In Pitkin, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Pitkin has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Pitkin experienced 5 violent crimes and 39 non-violent crimes. When comparing Pitkin to the national average of 739.02, Pitkin is lower by 66.46% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Pitkin are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.