News Flash

Posted on: May 23, 2022

Buckle Up

Click It or Ticket

EPD is reminding residents of the importance of wearing a seat belt. The consequences of not wearing, or improperly wearing, a seat belt are clear:

  • Buckling up helps keep you safe and secure inside your vehicle, whereas not buckling up can result in being ...
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Police News
Posted on: May 19, 2022

Recognize this Person?

Attempt to Locate 5.16.2022

The Erie Police Department is attempting to locate an individual who was associated with a white or silver late 90s model Chevy Blazer that was in the area of Erie Parkway and Woodson Drive on Monday, May 16 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.
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Police News
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Flood Risk?

Flood Risk

To assess if your property is located in or near an area that has a high flood risk, or is near either a Federal Emergency Management Agency regulated floodplain or a local regulatory floodplain:

  1. Visit mhfd.org/floodmap
  2. Enter your address
  3. Higher flo...
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Police News
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Community Academy Success

community academy

Take it from attendee Jack Hollister who said:
"I recently completed the Community Members Academy at the EPD.  I would like to provide some feedback and would greatly appreciate it if you would share with the officers and other staff of the ...
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Police News
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Peace Officers Memorial Day

Peace Officers Memorial Day

Since the first recorded police death in 1786, there have been more than 23,000 law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty. In 2021, 23,229 names were engraved on the walls of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial. In 2022, 619 names wil...
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Police News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Congrats to the Class of 2022

Graduation

The past few years have had more than their fair share of challenges, but you’re all persevered and made it to this special day. On behalf of Erie Police, congratulations to the Class of 2022. If you’re attending graduation parties thi...

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Police News
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Share the Road. Be Alert.

Motorcycle Safety

Motorists can help to make the road safer for motorcyclists.  

  • Provide motorcyclists with adequate room to maneuver. 
  • Leave at least a 3-4 second following distance. 
  • Allow extra maneuvering room in areas with potholes, pavement tr...
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Police News
Posted on: May 9, 2022

EPD Detective Featured on #GovPossible

GovPossible Campaign Shannon Crow

The EPD is pleased to share that Detective Shannon Crow was selected to be featured in the People of Public Service’s Gallery for Public Service Recognition Week (May 9-13). In remarking on her commendable dedication to the community, and when a...

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Police News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Commander Haefele Honored by Rotary

Haefele and Andy Carter of Rotary

Last weekend, at their annual gala, Commander Mike Haefele was honored as a 2022 Community Star by Rotary International. The theme of the awards this year was ‘Service Above Self’. 

Commander Haefele is the longest-serving officer within the Erie ...

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Police News
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Now Hiring!

Cadet Vacancy

The Erie Police Department has a great opportunity for the right person or persons who wish to pursue a career in law enforcement and join a growing department and community.

We are looking for candidates to send to the Red Rocks Community College Law Enfo...

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Police News
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Is your kiddo ready to ride?

Child wearing a helmet while riding a Bicycle at Police Bike Rodeo safety course

Is your kiddo ready to ride? 
Only a few spots remain for the Bike Rodeo, hosted by the Erie Police Department. 
Officers will be conducting bike checks and helmet fittings and your kids will love taking runs on the safety (obstacle) cours...
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Police News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Respect for Law Enforcement Contest

Respect for Law Poster Contest

The Optimist Club of Erie has announced the details of the 2022 ‘Respect for Law’ poster contest. The contest is open to elementary school-age children (K-8) who attend Erie elementary schools. Entry forms are available at the elementa...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Space is Limited: Police Youth Academy

Youth Academy Space Limited

Are you a young person between the ages of 12 and 17 who is interested in seeing how the Erie Police Department operates? Get a sneak peek inside your local law enforcement agency during this fun-filled, two-day academy for youth! This free event has a li...

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Police News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Testing Outdoor Emergency Warning Sirens

Siren Testing

The Boulder County Office of Emergency Management will test the countywide emergency sirens beginning at 10 a.m. on Mon., May 2, and again at 7 p.m. Testing will repeat again on Jun. 6 and Aug. 1. If Boulder County experiences severe weather during the pl...

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Police News
Posted on: April 12, 2022

Ever Wondered Where Crime Occurs in Erie?

Crime Map

The Erie Police Department is pleased to present an interactive map to help visualize criminal activity by geography within the Town of Erie.  The Investigations Section provides property crime data (burglary, theft, and trespasses) quarterly for...
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Posted on: March 31, 2022

EPD Places 50 Door Hangers a Month

Garage Doors

It's Saturday afternoon and you're vacuuming your car. The kids interrupt to get their bikes untangled and off they go. You pay no attention to the person strolling by your house. That person, you assumed is a neighbor, knows from experi...

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Police News
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Distraction Reaction

Distraction Reaction

On average, 42 crashes occur each day in Colorado due to distracted driving. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), in partnership with the Mountain View Fire Department and the Erie Police Department, ask drivers to “Put down the pho...

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Police News
Posted on: March 7, 2022

FBI Warns of Scams

Scam Alert

The FBI is warning the public of ongoing widespread fraud schemes in which scammers impersonate law enforcement or government officials in attempts to extort money or steal personally identifiable information.

Read more in the News Release:

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Police News
Posted on: December 21, 2021

EPD Gifted Virtual Training Simulator

Ti Simulator

In recent years, the call for police reform has led to a need for more refined police training systems. In order to create a safe space for officers to train and learn from mistakes, several police departments around the country have adopted new technolog...

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Police News
Posted on: March 3, 2022

Hot Off the Press! EPD Annual Report

2021 PD Annual Report

The Erie Police Department recently released the 2021 Annual Report. In this edition, Chief Stewart celebrates accomplishments, captures crime statistics, and shares other relevant data of the year. View the Annual Report, and archives on the webpage.

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Additional Info... News & Announcements
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Emergency Go-Bags During COVID-19

COVID Go Bag Emergency Preparedness

We are going through a challenging time as we navigate the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic. COVID-19 is likely to be with us for a long while, and that is why we must prepare a little differently for other disasters which may affect our community. It ...

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News Release... Police News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Escape Planning and Practice - Home Fire Safety

escape planning and practice

Escape Planning and Practice - Home Fire Safety

In a typical home fire, residents only have a few minutes to escape safely from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Escape planning and practice can help them make the most of the time they have, giving everyone...

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News Release... Police News
Posted on: June 8, 2020

Household Chemicals

Household Chemicals

Keep Your Family Safe from Household Chemicals

Chemicals you use in your home can be dangerous to your health and the environment. To keep your family safe, follow these safety tips when you use, store, or throw them out.

Use and Storage tips:

  • Follow the ins...
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