News Releases - Sheriff's Office

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    Keeping our community safe is a team effort. Learn more in the Detail.

    In the November 2019 edition, read about drone safety, our commitment to the community and sledding deputies.
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    Sheriff bans all open fires in Arapahoe County

    Arapahoe County Sheriff Tyler Brown has implemented the Stage 1 Burn Ban, which means no open burning of any kind is allowed unless you have a fire district permit. Read on...
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    ACSO looking into whether Denver carjacking may be related to Strasburg incident

    Stolen car found in Strasburg on same day as carjacking and pursuit Read on...
  4. ACSO News

    ACSO Deputies Investigating Strasburg Carjacking

    Victim reported a man approached him with a gun and demanded his wallet and car keys. Read on...
  5. Herko

    The ACSO is using drones, SROs are educating parents and help us solve a cold case!

    All those stories and more in this month's Detail, the newsletter from the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office
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    Deputies arrest teacher who worked at juvenile detention center

    Teacher charged with engaging in sexual relationship with juvenile inmate
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    We're recruiting, meet our SROs and enter our Blue Patch photo contest!

    All those stories and more in this month's Detail, the newsletter from the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office
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    Buy a sheriff patch & fight cancer, Citizens' Academy starts soon, K-9s get $20K!

    All those stories and more in this month's Detail, the newsletter from the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office
  9. K-9 Zero

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

    Back the Blue K-9 Force (BTBK9) will present a $20,525 check to the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office on July 17, 2019 to help its K-9 unit pay for new police dogs, medical procedures, and protective equipment.
  10. July Detail

    Learn about our new dog-walker program, meet bomb-detection dog ‘Nuke’, and more… in The Detail!

    Check out the July edition of the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office newsletter, The Detail!
  11. CALEA

    Accreditation assessment team invites public comment about ACSO

    The public can comment by calling, attending a public hearing, or writing to assessors. Read more
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    ACSO investigating overnight shooting death of teen

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

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

    Sheriff’s office honors public safety dispatchers during National Telecommunicators Week View the PDF
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    Investigators looking for man who tried to sexually assault woman in Centennial

    Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) investigators are looking for a subject who tried to sexually assault a woman around 11 p.m. last night in the 9000 block of East Phillips Drive in Centennial. View PDF of news release
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    Investigators arrest Arapahoe High teacher on charges of sexually assaulting a student

    Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office investigators arrested Arapahoe High School Spanish teacher Sarah Elise Porter Friday on charges of sexual assault on a child from someone in a position of trust and sexual exploitation of a child. Read on...
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    ACSO hosts grand opening for Sheriff’s Office Substation

    Sheriff welcomes neighbors, public to tour new substation on March 27, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. Read on...
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    Video visit an inmate in the Arapahoe County jail from anywhere

    New app saves people time and money when they visit with incarcerated family and friends. Read more
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    ACSO arrests man for first degree murder after he allegedly shot neighbor in parking dispute

    The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office arrested Marcus Alan Johnson, 31, after he allegedly shot his neighbor over a parking dispute on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Eaglecrest High School in unincorporated Arapahoe County. Read on...
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    ACSO arrests man for luring child

    Investigators say 36-year-old man tried to meet two underage girls within three months. Read on...
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