The Records Unit is responsible for the retention of police department records as well as the release of information to citizens, the court system, district attorneys’ offices, and insurance companies regarding criminal or traffic cases. 

How to Get a Copy of an Accident Report

Traffic accident reports are available through If you need your case report number please contact the Broomfield Police Department Records Unit by calling 303-438-6409.

How to Get a Copy of an Incident Report and/or Digital Media

Reports and body-worn camera video can be requested from the Broomfield Police Department Records Unit online or in-person. You will receive an email from Utility Billing to pay for your records request, the fee schedule can be found below. Once payment has been received, your request will be processed and a copy of the report will be emailed to you. If you have any questions you can contact the Records Unit directly at 303-438-6420. Thank you. 

The Records Unit is dedicated to ensuring these requests are processed quickly and efficiently. See below for our fee schedule. 

How to Get a Background Check

A local (Broomfield only) background check can be purchased for $10. The full name and date of birth of the party is required. A statewide background check may be purchased by going to Colorado Bureau of Investigation’s website.

Fee Schedule



Crime/Accident Reports 

$5 first 10 pages, $.25 each page thereafter

Incident CAD Report

$2 each

Local Background Check - Record/Clearance Letter

$10 per person

Custom Research Fee

$30/hour   Deposit may be required

Evidence (Digital Media)

$20 Initial cost + $30/hour (If 2 hours or more, 1st hour is free)

Accepted Types of Payment

The Records Unit can only accept the following types of payment:

  • Cash 
  • Check (personal, business, and cashier) 
  • Money Order 
  • Credit Card
  • A $27 fee will be assessed for all returned checks

Please contact the Records Unit with questions about specific crime statistics. 

If you have questions regarding Civil Process, please call 303-438-6480.

Contact Us

  1. 7 DesCombes Dr, Broomfield CO 80020


    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Saturday & Sunday
    Lobby Closed


    Kristy O'Hayre

    Technical Services Manager
    Technical Services Bureau


    Jeff Thompson

    Records Unit