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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Suicide Prevention Awareness

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September is Suicide Prevention and Awareness Month, with National Suicide Prevention Week taking place Sept. 8 through Sept. 14. These campaigns serve to inform and engage our community about suicide prevention and warning signs of suicide. Take a few mo...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Arapahoe County commissioners lend their voices to anti-opioid efforts

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For release: August 30, 2019

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In the last three decades, prescription pain pill addiction has become a serious medical crisis-turned-overdose crisis that has led to the premature deat...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Measure 1A

Board of County Commissioners

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners unanimously voted to refer Issue 1A, Public Safety Ballot Measure, to the November 2019 ballot on August 27, 2019. Read the approved resolution online here.

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Arapahoe County News
Posted on: August 7, 2019

Citizen-led county taskforce recommends replacing detention center

taskforce recommends replacing jail

For release: Aug. 7, 2019

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LITTLETON, CO – An Arapahoe County citizen task force has agreed that securing a new county jail should be a priority for the county, along with pr...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

9-1-1 Authority: Lifesaving Location Data

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LITTLETON, CO – Easily confirming the location of mobile callers is now possible for local emergency responders as a result of the Arapahoe County 9-1-1 Authority’s implementation of the RapidSOS NG911 Clearinghouse.

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Posted on: December 12, 2018

Arapahoe County Adopts 2019 Budget

2019 Budget

LITTLETON, CO --- The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners has adopted a $404.3 million budget for 2019 that reflects the County’s commitment to its Align Arapahoe goals of Service First, Quality of Life and Fiscal Responsibility.

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Energy cost savings for low income residents

Weatherization

Want to save some money on your utilities? How about staying cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter? If you answered yes to either of these questions, the Arapahoe County Weatherization program can help with FREE weatherization services. Apply now ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Measure 1A

Board of County Commissioners

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners unanimously voted to refer Issue 1A, Public Safety Ballot Measure, to the November 2019 ballot on August 27, 2019. Read the approved resolution online here.

What would the funds be used for?

Funding...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

"Blue Backs the Pink" partners with Denver 7

Blue backs the pink

The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has arrested some notorious criminals, but now it’s going after another killer -- cancer! The sheriff’s office, along with Littleton Adventist Hospital is partnering with KMGH Denver7 to fight prostate and bre...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Get Involved in Arapahoe County

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There are many ways citizens can get involved, from volunteering to serving on a citizen board or committees.

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Construction to begin on iconic red barn at 17 Mile House Farm Park

17 Mile House Farm Park Iconic Red Barn with windmill

CENNTENIAL, CO – The iconic red barn at Arapahoe County’s 17 Mile House Farm Park will soon be stabilized and preserved with the support of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado State Historical Fund. Construction on the $320,000 project is slated to sta...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Construction to begin on iconic red barn at 17 Mile House Farm Park

17 Mile House Farm Park Iconic Red Barn with windmill

CENNTENIAL, CO – The iconic red barn at Arapahoe County’s 17 Mile House Farm Park will soon be stabilized and preserved with the support of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado State Historical Fund. Construction on the $320,000 project is slated to sta...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

We're recruiting, meet our SROs and enter our Blue Patch photo contest!

Click photo to read the August edition of the Detail! Or click HERE.

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Buy a sheriff patch & fight cancer, Citizens' Academy starts soon, K-9s get $20K!

Click photo to read the August edition of the Detail! Or click HERE.

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Back the Blue K-9 Force to present sheriff’s office with $20,500 for K-9 unit

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BTBK9, a nonprofit which helps fund safety and medical needs for law enforcement, raised the money by holding fundraising events at Chick-fil-A, Culvers, CoBank, Colonna’s Pizza, Parry’s Pizza, and the Prevail Group. The nonprofit give...

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification
Posted on: June 20, 2019

Accreditation assessment team invites public comment about ACSO

CALEA

A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA) will arrive in Centennial on July 22, 2019, to examine all aspects of the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office’s policies and procedures, administration, opera...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

ACSO investigating overnight shooting death of teen

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Investigators say homicide is not school related and there are no suspects at large

The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting death of an 18-year-old victim outside his home in the 21500 block of East Powers Lane last nig...

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification
Posted on: April 15, 2019

When there’s an emergency, who are you going to call? 9-1-1 dispatchers

Telecommunicators

When you need urgent help, they’re there. 24/7, 365 days a year, when you call 9-1-1, an Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office public safety dispatcher will answer your call.  That’s why the ACSO is taking this week to ho...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Investigators looking for man who tried to sexually assault woman in Centennial

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The subject is described as a white male wearing black jeans, a black jacket with a hoodie, and a black mask that hid everything but his eyes. The victim describes him as a white male, approximately 6-foot tall and weighing around 200 pounds. 

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Investigators arrest Arapahoe High teacher on charges of sexually assaulting a student

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Investigators responded to the school and conducted a preliminary investigation along with school staff after receiving a tip from a student anonymously through the reporting system Safe2Tell.  Investigators developed enough probable cause that t...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

ACSO hosts grand opening for Sheriff’s Office Substation

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is opening a new substation that will serve some 25,000 residents in the Four Square Mile and Holly Hills neighborhoods. The neighborhoods are within the Precinct 5 patrol service area. While the ACSO has always had a ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Video visit an inmate in the Arapahoe County jail from anywhere

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Visiting an inmate in the Arapahoe County Detention facility just got easier. Instead of driving to the facility to speak to your friend or loved one through a video kiosk, you can now visit with them from virtually anywhere with internet access and a fre...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

ACSO arrests man for first degree murder after he allegedly shot neighbor in parking dispute

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Johnson was originally held on charges of attempted first degree murder. However, after the victim, Anthony Cunningham, 46, was pronounced deceased on February 18, 2019, the charges were amended against Johnson to first degree murder.

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Sheriff's Office Citizen Notification
Posted on: January 29, 2019

ACSO arrests man for luring child

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Investigators with the Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) unit of the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a Denver man for luring a child online and attempting to sexually assault her – while he is out on bond for the s...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban

Burn Ban Status

Due to dry conditions, the Arapahoe County Sheriff has issued a ban on all open fires and open burning within Unincorporated Arapahoe County, to include the Cherry Creek State Park, the City of Centennial, Town of Foxfield, and Town of Deer Trail, effecti...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban

Burn Ban Status

Due to dry conditions, the Arapahoe County Sheriff has issued a ban on all open fires and open burning within Unincorporated Arapahoe County, to include the Cherry Creek State Park and the City of Centennial, effective immediately. The Open Burning Ban wi...

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Posted on: September 3, 2019

We're recruiting, meet our SROs and enter our Blue Patch photo contest!

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Click HERE to read the September edition of The Detail, the Sheriff's Office Monthly Newsletter.

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Posted on: August 27, 2019

Measure 1A

Board of County Commissioners

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners unanimously voted to refer Issue 1A, Public Safety Ballot Measure, to the November 2019 ballot on August 27, 2019. Read the approved resolution online here.

See it for yourself! Take this ...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Blue Patch Photo Contest - National Prostate Cancer Awareness Month

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Send us a fun, wacky photo and WIN!!! The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office is holding a 'Blue Patch Photo Contest' in September for National Prostate Cancer Awareness month.

Just buy any BLUE item (such as patches, pins or hats) at www.bluebacksth...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

"Blue Backs the Pink" partners with Denver7

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has arrested some notorious criminals, but now it’s going after another killer -- cancer! The sheriff’s office, along with Littleton Adventist Hospital is partnering with KMGH Denver7 to fight prostate and breast cance...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

The Pink Patch Project - "Blue Backs the Pink"

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is once again proudly supporting local community members fighting breast cancer through the Pink Patch Project. New this year, we have also added a Blue Patch Project to support community members fighting prostate canc...

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

2018 Annual Report

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"The 2018 annual report showcases the many accomplishments of the people and programs in the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office." Sheriff Tyler Brown

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