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Police Services

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Community Messaging

Police Customer Service Survey

 Customer Service Survey | Vail Police Department

We seek to improve our customer service levels through self-evaluation and feedback from citizens and guests.  Please take a few minutes to answer the questions and provide additional comments if desired.


Eagle County Law Enforcement Immigrant Advisory Initiative

Eagle County Law Enforcement Immigrant Advisory Initiative

Eagle County Law Enforcement and Immigrant Community representatives work together to provide resources and information through education and outreach to build trust and collaboration with the immigrant community.
[Drop Down Text]  Ongoing projects and programs of the Eagle County Law Enforcement and Immigrant Community Initiative have effected great change in the characteristics of crime in Eagle County.


Lost and Found

Lost and Found

Enter lost and found items into the web-based system used by the Town of Vail and Vail Resorts.  Once a potential match of a lost item and its owner is confirmed by our staff, the owner will be contacted.  The Vail Police Department is the central repository for items found in Vail.  This would cover anything found in the Village or at the base of the mountain area.  Vail Resorts Lost & Found stores everything  found on the mountain.

  • Lost & Found Report at www.vailgov.com/lostandfound
  • Vail Police Department Lost & Found 970-479-2210
  • Vail Resorts Lost & Found  970-754-3059

Mountain Patrol

Mountain Patrol

Vail Officers volunteer on their days off to patrol the slopes of Vail Mountain with Eagle County Sheriff’s Deputies. Officers and Deputies assist Ski Patrol and enforce the laws – arresting for ducking ropes, drugs, deceptive lift ticket usage, assault, and shoplifting.

Purchase Crash Reports

Purchase Crash Reports

Register Your Skis, Boards, Bikes

Register Your Skis, Boards, Bikes

  • Click here to register your bike, skis or snowboards

Special Events

Special Events

A major focus of the Vail Police is the public safety coordination of nearly 100 special events held in Vail annually, such as headliner concerts, dance festivals, major sport events, farmers market, bike races, parades, and end of season mountain parties. Vail Officers are available for hire to work private events when they are off duty.  Call 970-479-2201 for more information.

Roam Secure Public Notification System

Roam Secure Public Notification System


Homeland Security Investigations Victim Notification Program

Homeland Security Investigations Victim Notification Program

TIPS Alcohol Training

To address over service, over drinking and social disorder issues related to alcohol, the Vail Police Department offers TIPS classes. Classes focus on prevention of alcohol misuse, recognizing signs of intoxication, and the responsible service, sales and consumption of alcoholic beverages. Please call the Department at 970-479-2201 to learn about upcoming classes.
Contact Info

Vail Police
General Information

Dwight Henninger
Vail Police Chief

Craig Bettis
Operations Commander

Daric Harvey
Administrative Commander

Marc Wentworth
Vail Public Safety Communications Center Director