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  Q2 2015
Measure/Explanation Actual Target Result
Average quarterly response time of polices priority 1 calls
Median average time is the time it takes for an officer to respond (from the time the call is received to when the officer arrives) to an emergency call, one that is an immediate threat to life, a felony-in-progress call, or a call where a weapon is being used.
4.8 5.0
Drinking Water Compliance Rate (% Dats)
Fort Collins Utilities compliance with the drinking water quality standards in effect for the Water Treatment Facility. The indicator is expressed as the percent of time each year that an individual water treatment facility is in full compliance with applicable drinking water quality requirements.
100.0% 100.0%
Number of Injury/Fatal Crashes
Injury/Fatal crashes is the number of reported public street crashes involving motor vehicles, bicyclists or pedestrians where someone was injured or killed. 
53 81
Part 1 Crimes per Capita Compared to Cities of Similar Size
Part 1 crimes are defined by the FBI as: Aggravated Assault, Arson, Auto Theft, Burglary, Homicide, Rape, Robbery, and Theft.
68.9% 75.0%
Percent of Time Fire Contained to Room of Origin
This measure relates to the ability of on-scene firefighters and building sprinklers to prevent fire flashover and the spread of a structure fire.
57.2% 80.0%
Percent of Time PFA Fire Personnel are on Scene Within 5 Minutes 45 Seconds
Fire response time measures the time elapsed from when PFA is dispatched to when the first PFA personnel arrives on-scene. This data includes calls for emergencies, rather than routine service calls. PFA's target is to respond within 5 minutes, 45 seconds at least 90% of the time.
86.0% 90.0%