The Brighton Police Records Section is responsible for the retention of police records, as well as the release of information to the public, courts, other law enforcement agencies, and insurance companies.
Insurance Companies and Report Recovery Services
Along with your payment and a stamped return envelope, please include our case number with your request. For reports older than 24 months, please call our Records Division at 303-655-2300 to obtain the report cost.
Citizens & Other Public Entity Requests
The most helpful information when requesting a report is the case number. If you do not have the case number, the following information will assist our Records division in locating the report:
- Date of the report
- Names and birth dates of individuals involved in the report
- Location of occurrence
Request Time Availability
Our Records Division hours of operation are 6 a.m. to midnight daily. The lobby hours of the Police Department are 7a.m. to 7 p.m. daily. Before appearing in person to obtain a report, we recommend that you call our Records Division at 303-655-2300 to obtain information such as availability of your requested report and the cost of the report.
All requests require that we receive a completed open records request form. To have an open records request form faxed, emailed, or mailed to you, please contact our Records Division. A completed open records request form and payment must be received before we process your request. View open records request form (PDF).
Requests in Person
You will be asked to complete an open records request form and you will need to supply information from the list mentioned above. At the time we receive your request, you will be notified of the availability of the report and the fee. Payment must be received before reports are released. If the report is not available, you will be notified of the projected availability date. View open records request form (PDF).