Colorado Department of Revenue
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The Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) Investigations Unit (mandated by Colorado Revised Statute [C.R.S.] 42-1-222)


  • Investigates fraud on motor vehicle records
  • Provides assistance to  identity theft victims
  • Verifies immigration and naturalization status through the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS).  For additional information see SAVE  page.
  • Offers assistance to law enforcement
  • Provides training to department personnel and law enforcement on recognizing fraudulent documents
Mission Statement

It is the mission of the State of Colorado Motor Vehicle Investigations Unit to protect and preserve the integrity of the motor vehicle records and documents, by investigating, preventing and deterring criminal activity of our records/documents. We strive to work with the citizens of our community to preserve life, maintain human rights, protect personal information, and promote individual responsibility and community commitment.


Crime and public safety are community problems. We are committed to ensuring public safety with assistance of the citizens and the law enforcement community, we must work together to solve them. 

Report Suspicious Activity

If you are aware of criminal activity involving a motor vehicle record or document, please contact us by phone or email, you can request that all inquiries remain anonymous. Email at or call 303-205-8383.