Office of Research and Statistics (ORS)


THE MISSION OF THE OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND STATISTICS is to apply the highest level of scientific rigor and objectivity in the study of criminal justice policies, programs and practices, and to identify activities that improve the administration of justice. This includes educating policy makers, practitioners, fellow researchers, and the public through the timely dissemination of research findings.



Crime Quarterly Crime Trends Report (2019-2023) [May 2024)

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) [May 2024]
In Brief: CPTED  |  In Detail: CPTED

Automated License Plate Readers (ALPR) [May 2024]
In Brief: ALPR  |  In Detail: ALPR 


Project: Colorado Trusted Interoperability Platform

A project to develop the capacity for the secure sharing of health and safety information between jails and other criminal justice partners in the State of Colorado. The grant program* to support CTIP implementation has opened another application period! Applications must be submitted by Monday, June 24, 2024. (*Behavioral Health Information and Data Sharing Grant Program).

Info: CTIP Project        Grant: Apply Now!


Office of Research and Statistics
700 Kipling Street #1000
Denver CO 80215
Tel: 303-239-4442 (Press 7)
Fax: 303.239.4491
Contact Us

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