Gang Activity: Awareness and Prevention

The Denver Police Gang Bureau investigates all gang-related and gang motivated crimes in Denver. We work in partnership with the community and other local, state and federal law enforcement agencies to identify and track juvenile and adult criminal gangs and gang crimes. In addition, we respond to all gang-motivated incidents, process gang-related crime scenes, and assist with identification of gang-based graffiti in the City and County of Denver.

We also provide the following types of community outreach and support :

  • Gang awareness and educational presentations
  • Gang-related crime information
  • Police officer response to gang activities
  • Other gang-related training


If you are interested in any of the services listed above, please contact the Gang Bureau at (720) 913-1333.

Download Literature

Download our Gang Awareness Guide for more information on how to identify the signs of gang activities, community anti-gang strategies, and the prevention of juvenile gang recruitment.

Contact Crime Stoppers

If you have information about suspects, or wish to remain anonymous, please call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP (7867). You may also text to: 274637 (CRIMES) then title DMCS & enter your message.  Download Metro Denver's Most Wanted list.

Contact the Gang Bureau

The Gang Bureau readily assists any member of the community or law enforcement agency with investigations of gang-related crime and / or support in reducing gang violence. Please contact us at:

Denver Police Department 
Gang Bureau

2205 Colorado Blvd.
Denver, CO 80205
Phone: (720) 913-1333

If you have gang information and want to remain anonymous, 
please call our 24-hour Gang Bureau hotline at 720-913-1339.

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