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Boulder Police Department 2019 Awards Ceremony
Posted on 01/22/2020 at 04:54 pm

The Boulder Police Department's 2019 Awards Ceremony recognized several citizens and employees for exemplary performance during 2019. Congratulations to all the recipients!

Northbound Broadway/Hanover Re-Opened
Posted on 01/18/2020 at 07:10 pm

Northbound lanes of Broadway at Hanover re-opened after car crash. Thank you for your patience.

Good Samaritan Law
Posted on 01/16/2020 at 06:07 pm

Did you know Colorado has a 911 Good Samaritan Law? Colorado Revised Statute 18-1-711 provides immunity from arrest and prosecution in emergency drug or alcohol overdose situations. This public health harm reduction legislation exists so the community feels safe calling for help if they or someone they are with, overdoses on alcohol or drugs. The immunity applies to the person suffering the overdose as well, if all the criteria set below are met:

Boulder Police continue investigation from the North Boulder Rec Center
Posted on 01/10/2020 at 08:13 pm

On Jan. 3, 2020, the Boulder Police Department responded to The North Boulder Rec Center at 3170 Broadway on a report of male who inappropriately touched a child in the center’s hot tub. Officers began investigating the allegations and arrested Brandt Deboard (DOB 09/24/1978) for:

Boulder Police investigate fatal crash
Posted on 01/09/2020 at 11:44 pm

On Jan. 9, 2020, at 10:15 a.m., Boulder police were notified of an injury crash involving a bus and a pedestrian. A preliminary investigation indicates that an RTD bus was making a left turn from southbound Mohawk Drive onto eastbound Baseline Road and struck a pedestrian crossing Baseline Road. An 85-year-old male pedestrian was crossing in the crosswalk on the east side of Mohawk Drive when he was struck. The pedestrian was transported to Boulder Community Health where he succumbed to his injuries.

Employee Wellness
Posted on 01/07/2020 at 04:41 pm

First responder jobs are stressful, and every agency seeks to make employee wellness a priority. Thanks to the folks at Rocky Mountain Riding Therapy, a non-profit therapeutic horseback riding program for starting a pilot program for first responders in Boulder County. Officer Kurt and Sergeants Melissa and Matt learned about riding, tack and grooming during the weeks long program. They enjoyed the learning and chance to meet the horses! We sincerely appreciate the partnership with the community.

Arapahoe Ave closed due to crash
Posted on 01/03/2020 at 12:38 am

The Boulder Police Department Is currently investigating a traffic cash in the 3400 block of Arapahoe Avenue. Arapahoe Ave is currently closed in both Directions between 33rd St. and 38th St. Please avoid the area and an alternate route is suggested.