Garfield County Firework Ban

On June 11, 2018 Garfield County Commissioners adopted an ordinance stating that no fireworks may be ignited in rural Garfield County in 2018. This ban extends to all private and state owned lands and INCLUDES fireworks that are normally legal and readily available. Legal fireworks are those that are sold at stores/firework stands, that don’t…

Potential Phone Scam

On 6/27/18 the Glenwood Springs Police Department learned of a potential phone scam. Citizens reported receiving a call from INMATE at (970)514-7051 or (970)514-7052. The caller asks for donations for the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office. If you receive a call like this, do not give the caller any of your financial information or credit card…

2018-1069

Incident Type: Dog Bite Incident Location: Trails Behind the Community Center GSPD Case: 2018-1069 On January 15, 2018 a male was bitten by a dog while bike riding on the trails behind the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Glenwood Springs Code Enforcement is looking to speak with this woman to gain more information about the incident.…

Now Hiring Police Officers

The Police Department is currently hiring for the position of Police Officer. FOR CURRENT HIRING INFORMATION, PLEASE VISIT OUR EMPLOYMENT PAGE The Glenwood Springs Police Department will be holding a testing process for the position of Police Officer. Current certification as a sworn Officer in Colorado is not a requirement for testing, but is a…

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

The following tips can help you to stay safe this holiday season on your shopping adventures: Be alert and aware of your surroundings. Lock the doors to your vehicle and hide all shopping bags and valuable items. Do not carry large amounts of cash. Pay with a credit card, not debit card, whenever possible. Monitor…