When should I contact Arvada PD?

If you see someone committing a crime on public property, please call Arvada Police at 720-898-6900. The Arvada Police Department can be contacted in any situation where:

  • You are concerned for the individual's welfare or overall health and safety.
  • The subject poses a threat to themselves or the community.
  • The individual is clearly violating state or city law.

These situations do not constitute the only means as to why police should be contacted. If you believe the situation warrants police response, please contact non-emergency police dispatch at 720-898-6900.

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1. Who are the homeless?
2. How many people experiencing homelessness live in Arvada?
3. Why is the population of those experiencing homelessness growing in Arvada?
4. What proactive approaches are being implemented?
5. By providing services to those experiencing homelessness, is the City encouraging the population to come to Arvada?
6. How is Arvada PD responding to homelessness in Arvada?
7. Is it illegal to be homeless?
8. What behaviors and activities are illegal?
9. When should I contact Arvada PD?