Contact: Records Section
Phone: (303) 384-8035
Fax: (303) 384-8077
Direct Mailing Address:
Golden Police Department
Attn: Police Records Section
911 10th Street
Golden, CO 80401
- Application for Release of Criminal Justice Records
- Fee Schedule
- Clearance Letter Request
- Carfax (online accident report form)
The Police Records Unit is located inside the City of Golden City Hall and is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., holidays excluded.
State traffic accident reports may be obtained and purchased in person through the Records Section. An application for release of criminal justice records must be completed. You may also purchase a copy of the state traffic accident report online at Report Beam. Reports after June 18, 2018 will need to be requested through the records section. As of January 1, 2020, state traffic accident reports can be purchased through Carfax at crashdocs.org. Whichever method you use to purchase an accident report – in person or online – the cost of accident reports is $7.00.
The following information is a partial list of what can be obtained through the Records Unit. Please note there are fees for the below documents, please refer to the fee schedule.
- Police Reports (includes: incident, crime, arrest and traffic accident reports)
- Summons and Complaint (summons or tickets)
- Police Clearance Letter / Local Background Check
- Address History Check
- Name History Check
- Mug Photos
- Statistical Reports
- Sex Offender Registration Information
For more information on obtaining a police record or report, please see our Police Records Request City Services page.