Colorado Springs juvenile crime rates about the same as previous years

Juvenile Arrest Report, 2013-Sept 2017

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Despite several high-profile crimes involving teens in Colorado Springs this year, police say juvenile crime rates are about the same as the past few years.

However, there is an uptick in crime in some categories. Nine juveniles have been arrested for kidnapping and abduction, up from a total of four last year. There have been 10 forcible rape arrests this year, compared to five in 2016. The juvenile robbery arrest total was 21 last year, and 41 have been arrested already this year.

>> Tap here to see the full CSPD report on juvenile arrests from 2013 through September 2017.

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