Crime Stoppers Alert
Cameras installed to deter vandalism of holiday lights
In response to recent vandalism of the holiday lights downtown, the Town of Estes Park has installed surveillance cameras in an attempt to deter further destruction and assist police in identifying offenders. Anyone with information on the vandalism of holiday lighting is asked to contact the Estes Park Police Department Crime Stoppers at 970-577-3838. Individuals need not identify themselves.
This season, there has been approximately $1,000 in damage to lights in several downtown locations. Each time, new lights must be ordered and installed by Light and Power staff. Downtown Estes Park is lit each holiday season from just before Thanksgiving through the weekend after Valentine’s Day.
Larimer County Crime Stoppers in conjunction with Estes Park Police provides a means of communication for members of the public to anonymously provide law enforcement agencies with information on crimes or suspects. Tipsters can give information without revealing their identity and may be eligible for a financial reward for the information they provide. Crime Stoppers is a partnership between the community, the media and law enforcement.