About Us

MISSION

Our mission is to partner with the community to solve problems, preserve the peace, enforce the law and protect life and property.

VISION

We strive to provide great service through technical excellence, leadership development and creating an enjoyable work environment.

CORE VALUES

Team Work
Integrity
Excellence
Personal Responsibility
Professionalism

To serve our community effectively, our focus is as follows:
  • Protecting life and property
  • Reducing crime and the fear of crime
  • Enforcing the laws and arresting criminals
  • Enhancing citizen and police relationships

The men and women of the Golden Police Department are extremely proud of the work they perform in service of the citizens of Golden. The department is committed to the ideas of community service, leadership, technical excellence, and creating and maintaining a positive work environment.

We take pride in our ability to work with all segments of the community. Problem solving and our open communication policy with the public remain a major component of our service commitment.