Press Releases

Found and seized property eligible for release


LOST SOMETHING?Lost property is routinely turned into the Evans Police Department in the hopes that an owner will come looking for it. If you believe the Evans Police Department may have something that belongs to you, please contact us. We will help…

Officer of the Year headlines annual Police Awards


2023 Police Awards and RecognitionsThe Evans Police Department held its annual award ceremony to honor its Officers for acts of service, bravery, and leadership. OFFICER OF THE YEARGrant YountMEDAL OF VALORCommander Dan Ranous; Lieutenant Gabe Rieme…

Join us for "Coffee with a Cop"


 Do you have time for coffee? Great, because we need to talk about us.   Normally, that sentence is followed by another sentence that includes the statement: "It's not you, it's me." But the good news in this scenario is that it's both you and me.Ha…

Evans ranks 49th of 835 cities for "Best Cities for First Responders"


Evans recently earned the title of 49th best overall place for emergency first responders to live in a report from a consumer research website. The Weld County municipality earned the honor in the third annual "Best Cities for First Respon…

Colorado Leads the Nation in Car Theft, Help Protect Yourself!


Driveby shootings, drug trade, and violent crime. Those sinister offenses are all connected to you when your car is stolen. When a violent felon rips your vehicle, they're using it as cover to commit dangerous crimes--and that license plate attached…

Be Aware of Winter Weather Conditions!


Handy dandy cheat sheet in case your power goes out, water line busts, or other various emergencies during a winter storm. Emergency? Call 911Power outage? Call XCEL Energy 800-895-2999Report a problem? Download the Evans Xpress App or call 970-475-…