Police Department

Welcome from Interim Police Chief Matt Domenico

On behalf of the Brighton Police Department, I would like to welcome you to our website. The department utilizes this site as a means to communicate important crime and public safety information, while also serving as a clearinghouse of resources that are available through the police department and our community partners. The Brighton Police Department remains committed to the concepts of community policing and seeks to build and maintain relationships across the community that make us partners with all stakeholders in enhancing the safety of our neighborhoods.

Our goal is to provide the highest quality of policing to the City of Brighton, and we strive to be fair and transparent in all we do. Our Mission and Values outlines our organizational philosophy and the framework all staff members operate within.  Thank you for taking the time to visit and I would encourage you to follow us on social media to receive the most up to date information and news about our organization.  

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The Brighton Police Department exists to serve the community by protecting life and property, by preventing crime, by enforcing the laws, and maintaining order of all citizens.

All members of the department are equally empowered to perform their duties within the parameters of our organizational values. Our focus is based on community input and involvement.


  • A close partnership with our community
  • Quality service
  • Living by the "golden rule"
  • Service without prejudice
  • Human life and dignity
  • Maintaining high ethical standards
  • The protection of constitutional rights of all people
  • The consistent and fair application of the law