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To report an emergency, please call 9-1-1.

For a non-emergency response, to report a crime or report an animal control issue, please call 720-977-5150. The Thornton Police Department does not have on-line crime reporting.

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Department Mission and Vision Statements...

Mission Statement

The mission of the Thornton Police Department is to serve and protect our community.  The department does this through a tradition of providing high quality police services, deterring crime by engaging in effective partnerships, collaborative problem solving and mentoring youth.

Vision Statement

The vision of the Thornton Police Department is to be recognized as the standard of excellence in law enforcement.  We will accomplish this by leading in technological innovation, personnel development, data driven decision making, collaborative partnerships and by providing proactive police service to our community.

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RAIDS Online, connects law enforcement with the community to reduce crime and improve public safety. Crime mapping helps the public get a better idea of the crime activity in their area so they can make more informed decisions about how to stay safe. Learn more about To view the map in Thornton, simply use the drop down menu under "Jump to City" and then select "CO - Thornton."

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9551 Civic Center Drive
Thornton, CO 80229
Randy Nelson, Chief of Police

City of Thornton
9500 Civic Center Drive, Thornton, CO 80229
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