Crime and Traffic Team

Overview
The Crime and Traffic Team is part of the Patrol Operations Division. Our Team includes one Sergeant assigned to a police motorcycle, two officers assigned to police motorcycles, and one officer assigned to a police car.

Responsibilities
  • Enforcement of traffic laws
  • Investigating traffic accidents
  • Investigating traffic-related crimes
  • Handling abandoned vehicles on the public street
  • Solving neighborhood traffic concerns
Programs and Directed Enforcement
Alive at 25
An educational program presented in partnership with School Resource Officers and CSP to high school students to heighten awareness of dangerous driving practices and encourage seat belt use.

Checkpoint Colorado
A multi agency task force coordinated through the Jefferson County Sheriffs Office involving DUI checkpoints at selected target areas throughout Jefferson County.

Click It Or Ticket
A statewide campaign coordinated through CDOT's Office of Transportation Safety. Three enforcement periods throughout the year involving many Colorado Law Enforcement agencies to encourage motorists to buckle up.

Drive 65
An intensive educational and enforcement program To combat aggressive driving, speeding and DUI on 1-70. Future enforcement will combine with CSP's TACT (Ticketing Aggressive Cars and Trucks) campaign.

DUI Task Force
A multi agency task force coordinated through the Denver Police Department involving heavy Law Enforcement saturation of selected target areas throughout the Denver Metro area.

Liquor Enforcement
Inspections and Compliance Checks of licensed liquor establishments conducted periodically. Also the presentation of liquor education classes for licensees.

Mock Fatal Accident
A reality based scenario of a fatal traffic accident staged at the High School just before prom. Police, Fire, Paramedics and Flight For Life participate.

The Heat Is On
12 High Visibility Impaired Driving statewide enforcement Periods coordinated through CDOT's Office of Transportation Safety involving over 100 Colorado Law Enforcement agencies.

Warrant Sweeps
Periodic warrant sweeps conducted in partnership with the Crime Prevention Unit are not marketed. Annual campaigns, such as the Adam Walsh Task Force Annual Sex Offender Mass Address Verification and Arrest sweeps are marketed through the U.S. Marshal's Office.