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Colorado

Adventure Awaits in the Rockies.

A Message from the Governor

As Governor, Polis has focused on saving Coloradans money, keeping our economy strong, and preserving our Colorado way of life.

Governor Jarid Polis

Jared Polis

About Colorado

Colorado, known as the “Centennial State,” is a captivating blend of rugged natural beauty and outdoor adventure. Nestled in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, this landlocked state in the western United States offers a diverse array of landscapes, from majestic peaks to expansive plains.

The Rocky Mountains dominate Colorado’s scenery, providing opportunities for hiking, skiing, and mountain biking throughout the year. The state is home to iconic peaks such as Pikes Peak and Longs Peak, attracting mountaineers and outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.

Colorado mountains

Crimes Overview

Colorado’s crime rates vary. Murder and assault are below the national average, while rape and robbery are slightly higher. Kidnapping is significantly elevated. Property crimes like burglary, arson, vandalism, and theft are higher, with motor vehicle theft being a major concern. Identity theft is a significant issue, and weapon law violations require attention. Drug offenses are lower.

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Cities of Colorado

Alamosa

Arvada

Aspen

Ault

Aurora

Avon

Basalt

Bayfield

Black Hawk

Boulder

Breckenridge

Brighton

Broomfield

Buena Vista

Burlington

Calhan

Canon City

Carbondale

Castle Rock

Cedaredge

Centennial

Center

Cherry Hills Village

Colorado Springs

Commerce City

Cortez

Craig

Crested Butte

Cripple Creek

Dacono

Del Norte

Denver

Dillon

Dinosaur

Durango

Eagle

Eaton

Edgewater

Elizabeth

Empire

Englewood

Erie

Estes Park

Evans

Fairplay

Firestone

Florence

Fort Collins

Fort Lupton

Fultondale

Fort Morgan

Fountain

Fraser/Winter Park

Frederick

Frisco

Fruita

Garden City

Georgetown

Glendale

Glenwood Springs

Golden

Granada

Granby

Grand Junction

Greeley

Green Mountain Falls

Gunnison

Gypsum

Haxtun

Hayden

Holyoke

Hudson

Hugo

Idaho Springs

Johnstown

Lafayette

La Junta

Lakeside

Lakewood

Lamar

La Salle

Leadville

Limon

Littleton

Lone Tree

Longmont

Louisville

Loveland

Mancos

Manitou Springs

Meeker

Milliken

Monte Vista

Montrose

Monument

Mountain View

Mountain Village

Mount Crested Butte

Nederland

New Castle

Northglenn

Oak Creek

Pagosa Springs

Palisade

Parachute

Parker

Platteville

Pueblo

Rangely

Rifle

Rocky Ford

Salida

Severance

Sheridan

Silt

Silverthorne

Simla

South Fork

Springfield

Steamboat Springs

Sterling

Telluride

Thornton

Timnath

Trinidad

Vail

Walsh

Westminster

Wheat Ridge

Windsor

Woodland Park

Woodstock

Metropolitan Counties

Adams

Arapahoe

Boulder

Clear Creek

Douglas

El Paso

Gilpin

Jefferson

Larimer

Mesa

Park

Pueblo

Teller

Weld

Non-Metropolitan Counties

Alamosa

Archuleta

Baca

Bent

Chaffee

Conejos

Crowley

Custer

Delta

Dolores

Eagle

Fremont

Garfield

Gunnison

Hinsdale

Huerfano

Kiowa

Kit Carson

Lake

La Plata

Las Animas

Logan

Moffat

Montezuma

Montrose

Morgan

Otero

Ouray

Phillips

Pitkin

Prowers

Rio Blanco

Rio Grande

Routt

San Juan

San Miguel

Summit

Washington

Yuma