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Posted on: August 7, 2019

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Citizen-led county taskforce recommends replacing detention center with larger, safer, modern facility

For release: Aug. 7, 2019

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LUC HATLESTAD

Direct: 303-734-5466

Email: LHatlestad@arapahoegov.com

LITTLETON, CO – An Arapahoe County citizen ta...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Citizen-led county taskforce recommends replacing detention center

For release: Aug. 7, 2019

Contact:

LUC HATLESTAD

Direct: 303-734-5466

Email: LHatlestad@arapahoegov.com

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

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Citizen task force evaluating fiscal options

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Contact:

LUC HATLESTAD

Direct: 303-795-5466

Email: LHatlestad@arapahoegov.com

Citizen task force evaluating fiscal options in Arapahoe County

The Arapahoe County Long Range Planning Committee will continue its evaluation of how Arapahoe County can best meet fu...

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Posted on: May 6, 2019

Lifesaving Location Data Now Available to Arapahoe County 9-1-1 Authority

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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.

“The firs...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

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

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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 proj...

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Posted on: February 6, 2019

Arapahoe County property tax statements have arrived

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Littleton, CO – Arapahoe County residents should have received their 2018 property tax statements in the mail this week.

“The Arapahoe County Treasurer’s Office serves as the single point of property tax collection for more than 400 different taxi...

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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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News Flash

Posted on: August 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Open House & Free Pancake Breakfast

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Join us for a FREE Pancake Breakfast and Open House of the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Facility. We'll have a lot of activities for the kids -- live K-9 demonstrations, pet our horses from our new mounted patrol unit, climb into our SWA...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Town Hall with Commissioner Kathleen Conti

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Enjoy free coffee and refreshments while asking questions and sharing concerns. Help us plan the future together and make our community a better place to live. We hope to see you there!

 Date:         September ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Town Hall with Commissioners Nancy Jackson and Bill Holen

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Did you know Arapahoe County is the fastest growing county in Colorado? We’ve been having a countywide conversation on how best to plan and manage for that growth. Join Commissioners Nancy Jackson and Bill Holen to learn about the work of the Co...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Open House & Free Pancake Breakfast

Open House

Join us for a FREE Pancake Breakfast and Open House of the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Facility. We'll have a lot of activities for the kids -- they can pet our K-9s and mounted unit, we'll have K-9 demonstrations, our SWAT and Bomb Squ...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Town Hall with Commissioner Jeff Baker

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Join Commissioner Jeff Baker for Coffee and Conversation on Thursday August 22, 2019.

The event will be held at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Event Center - 25690 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora, CO in the VIP Room from 6:30 - 8 p.m.

Enjoy free refreshments wh...

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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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News Flash

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: 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

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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

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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. 

Any...

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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

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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

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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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News Flash

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 Den...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Fall Citizens' Academy starts September 3 - Sign up now!

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We only have a few spots left for our upcoming Citizens' Academy for adults. The 4-week class is an exciting and unique opportunity which gives you a behind-the-scenes look at the sheriff's office. We're now taking applications for the Fall Academy, which...

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Posted on: August 8, 2019

Sheriff's Office Open House & Free Pancake Breakfast

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Join us for a FREE Pancake Breakfast and Open House of the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Facility. We'll have a lot of activities for the kids -- live K-9 demonstrations, pet our horses from our new mounted patrol unit, climb into our SWA...

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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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