The Town of Erie was established in 1874.Today, the Erie Police Department serves 28,308 residents of Erie, Colorado with a patrol responsibility of 48 miles. The Chief currently oversees 44 state-certified officers and 8 civilian staff. Additionally, 21 volunteers support Police operations.
Commands and Divisions
The Chief oversees all sections of the police department while the Deputy Chief provides oversight for Operations and Administration. The Commander is directly responsible for Patrol.