Colorado at a glance


Population by race and Hispanic origin


States in this database with the most similarly-sized populations:

Full-time law enforcement staff in Colorado

  • 227 Agencies
  • 13,011 Officers
  • 6,275 Civilian staff

Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents

  • 2.24 Colorado
  • 2.2 National average

Federal grant funding


USA Spending grants to Colorado at the state level have not yet been reviewed, please check back soon. To see grant funding to cities and counties within Colorado, scroll down to the “Cities and counties we’re monitoring” section of this page. 

Military equipment transfers


We were unable to locate any military equipment transfers for this location using the LESO Property Transferred to Participating Agencies database published by the Defense Logistics Agency, or transfer data for this state has not yet been reviewed by our staff. This state may have also acquired military equipment for policing via other sources or programs which is not reported here.

Counties and cities we’re monitoring in Colorado

Data was last updated September 6, 2022


Counties

Counties monitored in: Colorado
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
County Population Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Boulder County 324682 $1,154,075.24 $257,622.54 No None found

Cities

Cities monitored in: Colorado
Funding Misconduct and Settlements
City Population Officers per 1000 people Grant funding found Military equipment value Consent decree Public misconduct database Settlements
Aurora 379434 2.35 $10,090,834.73 $477,480.82 No 2 settlements with compensation totaling $15,285,000.00
Boulder 108777 2.48 $860,818.69 $150,860.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $125,000.00
Colorado Springs 471686 2.1 $8,833,239.66 $479,639.25 No None found
Denver 715878 2.46 $20,913,696.33 $288,229.00 No 2 settlements with policy changes and compensation totaling $14,500,000.00
Fort Collins 166069 1.86 $632,509.95 $1,656.00 No 1 settlement with compensation totaling $125,000.00
Loveland 81774 1.98 $233,452.00 $56,529.90 No 2 settlements with compensation totaling $3,300,000.00