Castle Rock proves itself a safe place to call home year after year with low crime rates and top quality emergency services.


In 2021, the Police Department responded to 58,093 calls for service, which included criminal events, civil situations and traffic-related issues.

For detailed crime statistics please view Castle Rock Police Department’s Annual Report.

Crimes of Opportunity

A crime of opportunity is a crime committed without planning and when the offender sees he has the chance to commit the act at that moment, involving little or no premeditation. Although officers patrol your neighborhood to deter crimes, residents constitute the first line of defense against crimes of opportunity.

Home Safety Tips

The Police Department suggests these home safety tips to help deter criminal behavior:
• Auto Theft Awareness
 Residential Burglary Awareness