Police Department

The Wheat Ridge Police Department (WRPD - Organization Chart) has 72 sworn officers and 31 civilian personnel commanded by the Chief of Police, serving a resident community of approximately 33,000. We receive about 31,000 calls for service annually.

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Exceptional people providing exceptional service.

Mission Statement
The Wheat Ridge Police Department is committed to providing the highest standards of service in partnership with the community.

WRPD consists of two Divisions:
Annual Report
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Core Values
Integrity: We will maintain integrity in all our actions.
Respect: We will treat citizens and co-workers with respect.
Courage: We will demonstrate courage to do what is right.
Perseverance: We will persevere in the face of adversity.
Initiative: We will take initiative to serve and protect.
  1. Weekly Crime Map for 2014 10-13 to 10-19

    is now available on line... Read on...
  2. Beheaded Animals Found in Greenbelt

    On October 5, 2014 at approximately 6:35 pm, police responded to 4355 Field St (Anderson Park) on the report of dead animals found in the Greenbelt. Read on...
  3. Crime Stoppers: Armed Robbery

    On 10/02/2014 at 12:30 a.m., a male suspect robbed the Super 8 motel located at 4700 Kipling Street in Wheat Ridge. Read on...