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Arvada Police (Public Safety)

For all emergencies, dial 911. For non-emergency police matters, please dial 720-898-6900.

The Arvada Police Department sets the standard for excellence in policing. Built on a foundation of honor, integrity and commitment, members of the department take great pride in providing exceptional police service to those who not only live and work in Arvada but also visit this outstanding community.

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Leader in the Nation

The Arvada Police Department was the first Colorado law enforcement agency and 18th  agency in the United States to achieve accreditation through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). In order to achieve accreditation status, Arvada’s police department must meet 459 standards developed by CALEA. Arvada achieved its 8th Accreditation in 2010 and has been accredited for 24 years. Arvada is a CALEA Flagship agency, one of the highest honors bestowed upon a police department through the accreditation organization.

Mission Statement

We, the members of the Arvada Police Department, pledge: 
  • RESPECT - For the Law, Our Community and One Another
  • DEDICATION - To Service and Professionalism
  • RESPONSIBILITY - For Public Safety and Ethical Conduct

We will always strive for Excellence

Contact

 Main Telephone Number:
720-898-6650

Contact Information

Name

Don Wick

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Serves

Public Safety

Role

Chief of Police

E-Mail Address

don@arvada.org

Work Phone

720-898-6650