The Arvada Crime Report - September 21st: Overall crime reports decrease for second week & 7 week low for stolen vehicles

Written on 09/22/2020

The Arvada Crime report looks at the crime reported to the Arvada Police Department each week. On Monday, we publish a snapshot of the crimes reported during the previous week, along with statistics and patterns.

The following crimes were reported to the Arvada Police Department during the week of September 14th - September 20th:

  • Assault: 7
  • Burglary - Residential: 7
  • Drugs & Narcotics Violation: 4
  • DUI: 1
  • Motor Vehicle Theft: 5
  • Robbery: 1
  • Theft & Shoplifting: 33
  • Traffic Crashes: 20

Total Reported: 78*

Repeat Crime Areas: The following areas of Arvada were the location of two or more of the above listed crimes this week:

  • 5000 Block of Kipling Street
  • 5200 Block of Wadsworth Blvd
  • 6100 Ammons Street
  • 7400 Block of 52nd Avenue
  • 9600 Block of 58th Avenue

 Overall reported crimes are down for the second week in a row, compared to the Arvada Crime Report statistics on September 7th (105) and September 14th (80). In addition, motor vehicle thefts hit a 7 week with only 5 vehicles reported stolen this past week.

If you have been the victim of a crime in Arvada, please know that the Arvada Police Department offers the community the option to report many crimes through their online system. To view a list of available crime types that can be reported online and to begin a report, click here.

*Total reported only includes crimes that have been documented and publicly published in the above listed catagories. Other crimes such as sexual assaults are not included in these statistics.

Source: Data is retrieved from Community Crime Map, provided LexisNexis (