The Craig Police Department serves the City of Craig, Colorado, which has a population of approximately 11,000 +. Located in Moffat County, population 14,200, it has low humidity, bright sunshine and a rather large daily temperature range. Because of its location in the extreme northwestern corner of Colorado, it is considered the shopping hub for the area. The area is well known for its year around outdoor recreational activities.
The Craig Police Department consists of 22 sworn and 5 civilian personnel. The department staff is comprised of the Chief of Police, a Captain leading the Operations Division, a Lieutenant leading the Support Services Division, three Patrol Sergeants, one Administrative Sergeant, one Detective, two School Resource Officers, one Drug Task Force Officer, ten Patrol Officers, one Code Enforcement Officer, one Animal Control Officer, one Records Technician, one Investigative Technician and three Records Technicians.