To request public records under the Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) or Criminal Justice Records Act, please submit your request in writing to the appropriate CDPS Division records point of contact:
Colorado Department of Public Safety Executive Director's Office: e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
Colorado State Patrol records: Submit your request through the Colorado State Patrol online portal
CBI records: e-mail your request to email@example.com
Division of Criminal Justice records: Submit your DCJ request using this online form.
DHSEM records: Submit your request using the DHSEM CORA form.
Division of Fire Prevention and Control: e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org
CDPS will charge a maximum of $0.25 per page for copies of records. The maximum hourly rate for research and retrieval of public records is $30 for CDPS agencies, per provisions of the Colorado Open Records Act (CORA) (as amended by the General Assembly in 2014 and made effective April 3, 2015). Also, per provisions of CORA, the first hour of time associated with research and retrieval of public records among CDPS agencies will be provided at no cost. For questions about CDPS CORA policies, please contact the office of the Executive Director.