Welcome to the Denver Department of Safety. The Department of Safety is comprised of seven public safety agencies and administrative support functions that are unified through one Executive Director of Safety. 

The Executive Director strives to improve department-wide collaboration, efficiency, customer service, accountability, transparency, and innovation through independent, civilian oversight. 


Public Statements

Online Services for Citizens

You may file a non-emergency police report using our secure, online reporting system for the types of crimes listed below:

  • Damaged property or vandalism
  • Identity theft
  • Lost or stolen check, credit cards, or ATM cards
  • Lost property
  • Theft or larceny
  • Theft or larceny from a vehicle
  • Vandalism to a vehicle

To report an emergency, dial 911.

You may report traffic accidents on the Colorado State Patrol website.

Sign up to receive cell phone alerts from the new Emergency Notification system used by Denver 911 personnel. This new service will send important messages to residents and businesses within the City and County of Denver in the event of an emergency.

In addition to TDD and TTY services, deaf and hard of hearing residents can now text or email Denver 911 to report emergency and non-emergency situations occurring in Denver and the metro area.

Text Message: (303) 513-6909

Email: Denver911@denvergov.org

For information about TDD / TTY, visit our special needs services page.

Submit information about yourself or other members of your household who have special needs or disabilities to help 911 respond appropriately during an emergency. Your information will remain confidential.

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Local businesses can help save lives and prevent over 50,000 deaths nationwide by installing Automated External Defibrillator (AED) units inside their establishments and registering them with 911. To learn more about AEDs and Cardiac Arrest training, visit the American Red Cross website.