Public Information Officer

If you are a member of the media and need to contact the on-call Public Information Officer please call 303.239.4583.

A Public Information Officer is on-call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to answer media questions.

The Public Affairs Section of the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) is the public information source for the general public and Colorado's news media.

Some of the activities conducted by the Public Affairs Section include: General safety programs, public educational media events and briefings on the Patrol's DUI, seat belt, aggressive and inattention driving behaviors, speed, enforcement, and other traffic safety activities.

The Public Affairs Section also coordinates Colorado traffic safety programs with its counterparts in the federal government such as the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and state organizations such as the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). Additionally, this Section works closely with numerous corporate and community organizations to reduce traffic crashes, as part of the Patrol's ongoing mission to save lives.


Sergeant Troy Kessler
Public Information Officer

Joshua Lewis

Trooper Josh Lewis
Public Information Officer

Gary Cutler

Master Trooper Gary Cutler
Public Information Officer

Recent News

October 26, 2021
  (COLORADO) – Do you remember what Halloween was like as a kid? The Colorado State Patrol sure does and we suspect that Steve from Blues Clues’ remembers as well. That’s why Steve, a.k.a. Trooper Josh Lewis, is delivering a special video message this Halloween to remind drivers of the responsibilities we all have while behind the wheel.
October 20, 2021
  (COLORADO) – When a young or new driver hits the road, they encounter the same risky and challenging driving scenarios that you do. That is why the Colorado State Patrol is encouraging parents and young drivers to drop the distractions while behind the wheel.