News Releases

News Releases

WRPD Seeks CALEA ReAccreditation 

Wheat Ridge Seeks Volunteers for Outside Agency Program Committee

Wheat Ridge Non-Profits Invited to Apply for Outside Agency Program Funding

WRPD Offers Tips to Avoid Banking Scams

Wheat Ridge Hosts Large Item Pickup Program for 2021

Homeless Navigator Assists Those Experiencing Homelesness 

City of Wheat Ridge Announces Liquor Tax Waiver 

City of Wheat Ridge Announces Licensing Program for Short-Term Rentals  

WRPD Unclaimed Property

City of Wheat Ridge Announces Race and Equity Task Force Appointments

WRPD Offers Tips to Reduce Auto Theft

WRPD Selects Pickett as new Patrol Operations Division Commander

WRPD Announces Job Openings for New Recruits

Wheat Ridge Sustainable Neighborhoods Program Adds Neighborhoods

Wheat Ridge Receives GOCO Grant For Ash Borers

WRPD Responds to Hit and Run

City of Wheat Ridge Awards Phase Three Grants to Small Businesses

WRPD Holiday Package Safety tips

Wheat Ridge Offers Deferment of November Sales Tax Payments to Small Businesses

Wheat Ridge Launches Phase Three of Small Business Stabilization Program

WRPD Porch Pirate Tips

WRPD Selects Guadnola Division Chief for Support Services

Sustainable Wheat Ridge Offers Yard Waste Drop Off Events

Wheat Ridge Reads Book Selection 2021

Wheat Ridge Sustainable Neighborhoods Program Adds Neighborhoods

Wheat Ridge Supports Cand Aid

Sustainable Wheat Ridge Partners with Mobile App to Supply Family Tree Clients with Fresh Produce

Wheat Ridge Police Make Arrests in Shooting That Occurred in Panorama Park April 13, 2020

CSO Webb Qualifies as NACA Animal Control Officer

WR Optimist Club Provides WRPD with Autism Sensory Kits

Wheat Ridge City Council Passes Resolution Condemning Racism and Hate

Wheat Ridge Police Department Seeks Help Identifying Critically Injured Pedestrian

City of Wheat Ridge Provides Updates on Services June 15

Wheat Ridge Sustainable Neighborhoods Program Opens for Applications 

WRPD Investigates Body Found on Semi-Trailer That Arrived in Grand Junction on June 11, 2020

WRPD Body Camera Program

City of Wheat Ridge Face Covering Resolution to be Voluntary

Wheat Ridge Provides Guidance and Support for Reopening of Businesses

Wheat Ridge Cultural Commission and Localworks Launch Chalk Art Program

City of Wheat Ridge Offers Second Round of Small Business Grants

Wheat Ridge Parks & Recreation Updates

Wheat Ridge Provides Masks for Customers of Critical Businesses

Wheat Ridge City Council Unanimously Passes Face Covering Resolution

City of Wheat Ridge Issues Mask Order for All City Businesses

Wheat Ridge Provides Small Business Stabilization Grant Program

Suspect in Wheat Ridge Shooting Arrested on Homicide Charges

WRPD Responds to Shooting at Panarama Park in Wheat Ridge

WRPD Responds to Shooting at Panarama Park in Wheat Ridge Initial Release

City of Wheat Ridge Closes Clear Creek to Usage

City of Wheat Ridge Parks and Recreation Department Receives GOCO Grant for New Playspace at Kullerstrand Elementary School

City of Wheat Ridge Bans Short Term Rentals Effective April 1, 2020

Wheat Ridge Extends Closure of City Facilities until April 10, 2020

Wheat Ridge Closes all City Facilities March 2020 

City of Wheat Ridge Responds to COVID-19 with Closures 

Wheat Ridge Police Make Arrests in Homicide on January 26, 2019

Wheat Ridge Point in Time Survey Asks Community to Donate and Volunteer 

WRPD Puffer Week 2020 

WRPD Spread the Love Campaign 

Wheat Ridge Selects Chief of Police

City of Wheat Ridge Launches New Online Public Hearing Platform in February of 2020

WRPD Operation Blue Santa 2019

Wheat Ridge Dedicates New Art Installation at Anderson Park

WRPD Drug Take Back Day

Wheat Ridge Police Hosts Coffee With A Cop

Wheat Ridge Police Dog Walker Watch Class

Wheat Ridge Business Awards 2019

WRPD Chief Search Release

WRPD DC Lorentz Receives Yasui Award 

Wheat Ridge Notice of Application for JAG Grant 2019

Wheat Ridge Selects O’Donnell as Director of Parks and Recreation

Wheat Ridge Call for Candidates 2019

Dave Pickett Appointed Interim Chief for Wheat Ridge Police Department

Wheat Ridge Contributes $18,000 to First Judicial District Porchlight

Wheat Ridge Reads Survey for 2019

WRPD Chief Dan Brennan Retires

WRPD New Commander Shellie Salser

Wheat Ridge Anderson Park Grand Opening

Wheat Ridge Siren Test June 2019

WRPD Offers Tips on Puppy Adoption

WR Carnation Festival 2019 Call for Artists 

WR Outside Agency Program Committee 2019

WRPD Launches Collectible Coin Program

WRPD Hosts Open House for Explorer Scout Program

WRPD Presents Crime Prevention Course Refuse to Be a Victim

City of Wheat Ridge Appoints Scheck as New Administrative Services Director

City of Wheat Ridge Announces Poet in Residence for 2019

WRPD History Panel: A Look Back at 50 Years with Those Who Served

Crime Stoppers Offers Reward for Missing Wheat Ridge Goats

WRPD Passport to Wheat Ridge Supports Renovation of Unit 1

Wheat Ridge City Treasurer Opening

Wheat Ridge City Council Vacancy

Wheat Ridge Reads Selects Book for 2019

Wheat Ridge Environmental Sustainability Committee Sets Sights on 2019

Wheat Ridge Cultural Commission Announces Poet in Residence

Wheat Ridge Appoints Assistant to the City Manager

WWII Veteran Presented with China War Memorial Medal at Hayward Park

WRPD Partners with Lutheran Med. Ctr for Drug Take Back Day

Wheat Ridge Business Awards 2018

Wheat Ridge Changes Fingerprinting Procedures

Wheat Ridge Carnation Festival 2018

WRPD TLC Clean Up Days Release 2018

WRPD Awards Release 2018

WR Business Award Nominations

Mayor Selected to Urban Drainage Board

WRPD Volunteer Academy Graduation Release

WRPD Issues Reminder About Dogs Left in Cars During Extreme Temperatures

July 4th Fireworks

City of Wheat Ridge and Ridge at 38 Host 2017 Holiday Celebration

Wheat Ridge PD Hosts Operation Blue Santa

Protecting Houses of Worship Meeting

Live Well recognizes Wheat Ridge for Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL)

WRPD Halloween Safety Tips

WRPD Announces Next Dog Walker Watch Class on October 10

City of Wheat Ridge and Wheat Ridge Business Association Honor 2017 Business Award Winners

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