Police and Public Safety

Welcome to the Cañon City Police Department

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IF YOU HAVE AN EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL 911


Thank you for visiting the Cañon City Police Department (CCPD) webpage.  CCPD is a modern, professional, state accredited law enforcement agency. The department embraces a community policing philosophy that focuses on customer service and professionalism with a mission to, in partnership with our community, promote the quality of life by providing police services with integrity and with a spirit of excellence, by solving crime, preventing crime and protecting the rights of citizens.

                                                                                        

The Cañon City Police Department was accredited in November of 2013 by complying with the professional standards set forth by the Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police.

The department’s mission includes the following responsibilities:

  • Enforcing laws and preserving public safety and order;
  • Reducing crime and disorder through prevention and intervention;
  • Responding to community needs through partnerships and joint problem-solving;
  • Investigating and reporting serious and non-serious crimes for prosecution;
  • Providing information and service referrals; and
  • Managing and administering CCPD operations.
The Chief of Police commands the Administration Division.  The Chief of Police responsibilities are the overall management of the police department. The Chief is responsible for planning, organizing, staffing, directing, coordinating, reporting and budgeting for all aspect of the police department.  He accomplishes these tasks through delegation of authority to a qualified and experienced command staff.

Allen Cooper is the Deputy Chief of Police and is responsible for the management, administration and direction of the budget, victim advocate program, records, training, written policy, fleet management and also performs as PIO when required. 

Robert Hill is the Commander of Patrol.

William Ray is the Commander of Investigations and directs the Investigations Unit.

                  IF YOU HAVE  AN EMERGENCY 
CALL 911  
                       

          Cañon City   Police Department 
161 Justice Center Rd 
     Cañon City, CO 81212 
719-276-5600 
        Fax: 719-276-5607 
       
Directions to the   Canon City Police  Department  

Staff Contact Information  
       
Hours of Operation 
8AM - 5PM (M-F)  
   
  2015 CCPD Annual Report