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Posted on: December 8, 2022

Holiday season crime prevention tips

Person Shopping with Holiday Gift Bags

During the holiday season, crime can have a slight increase. This is due, in part, to shoppers carrying more cash and credit cards with them while shopping, shopping later than usual, or leaving valuables in vehicles. It's also common to be preoc...

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Posted on: December 5, 2022

Weekly Police Department Incident Report Summary Nov. 28, 2022

Police Report Summary

This is a summary of incident reports taken by the Lafayette Police Department from Nov. 28-Dec. 4, 2022. Accident reports are not included in this summary. Please note, some information is not subject to public view at the posting of this summary.

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Weekly Police Department Incident Report Summary Nov. 21, 2022

Police Report Summary

This is a summary of incident reports taken by the Lafayette Police Department from Nov. 21-27, 2022. Accident reports are not included in this summary. Please note, some information is not subject to public view at the posting of this summary.

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Posted on: November 26, 2022

Homicide Investigation

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(Nov. 26 5:45pm updated)

Additional details on the homicide investigation are available. Read the full press release here

On November 26, 2022, at approximately 3:07 a.m. Lafayette Police Department officers were dispatched to a report of a shoot...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Santa Cop Program Donation Drive

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Lafayette Police Department's Santa Cop Program coordinates gift donations for families in need in our community and relies largely on donations.  If you would like to help support this program, we appreciate new toys (appropriate for ag...

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Posted on: October 4, 2022

What is the Flock Safety Automatic License Plate Reader Program?

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The Lafayette Police Department is testing Flock Safety Automatic License Plate Readers (ALPRs) to help detect and reduce crime in our community.  

Join us for a community meeting on October 20 at 6pm to learn more about this program. Flock Safety...

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Posted on: November 9, 2022

Catalytic Converter Labeling Kits

Catetch Catalytic Converter Labeling Kit

Lafayette Police Department, in partnership with the Colorado Auto Theft Prevention Authority (CATPA), are making kits available to the public for catalytic converter labeling to deter, and aid in the prosecution of, catalytic converter thefts. Kits inclu...

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