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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: October 16, 2019

Town Hall with Commissioner Holen

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Get ready for the Nov. 5 election! This month, Commissioner Holen's guest is Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder Joan Lopez, who will talk about the upcoming election, including important dates and options for voting (hint: you don't have to vote in person...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Burn Ban Status

Stage 1 Burn Ban

On October 7, 2019, Sheriff Tyler Brown banned all open fires in unincorporated Arapahoe County, Centennial, and Deer Trail and Foxfield.

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Fall Events

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Arapahoe County Open Space will not host the 17 Mile House Fall Festival in 2019. Please consider attending a fall event hosted by the following organizations: the Littleton Historical Museum, the Four Mile Historic Park, the Denver Botanic Gardens at Cha...

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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

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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 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: September 25, 2019

17 Mile House Barn

17 Mile House Barn

Thanks to a
$200,000 grant from History Colorado State Historical Fund, the 17 Mile Housebarn stabilization and preservation project is now complete. Read more about the 17 Mile House Farm Park.

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Fall Events

Littleton-Museum

Arapahoe County Open Space will not host the 17 Mile House Fall Festival in 2019. Please consider attending a fall event hosted by the following organizations: the Littleton Historical Museum, the Four Mile Historic Park, the Denver Botanic Gardens at Cha...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Sheriff bans all open fires in Arapahoe County

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Stage 1 means no open burning of any kind without a permit from the appropriate fire district and no use of fireworks. Download a Stage 1 flyer.

Exemptions:* Fires contained within liquid fueled or gas stoves, fireplaces and wood burning ...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

ACSO looking into whether Denver carjacking may be related to Strasburg incident

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CENTENNIAL – Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Investigators today are trying to determine whether an earlier carjacking a few days ago in Denver is related to the carjacking in Strasburg on October 3.  Deputies recovered an unoccupie...

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Posted on: October 3, 2019

ACSO Deputies Investigating Strasburg Carjacking

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STRASBURG – On October 3, 2019 at approximately 10:48 a.m., the ACSO received a 911 call from a victim who reported his car had been stolen from outside a liquor store at 1497 Main St. in Strasburg. The victim reported that a man approached him ...

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Sheriff's Office News Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2019

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

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

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Deputies arrest teacher who worked at juvenile detention center

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CENTENNIAL – Arapahoe County Sheriff’s investigators arrested a former educator at the Marvin W. Foote Youth Services Center Thursday on the felony charge of Sexual Assault on a Child by One in a Position of Trust. Maggie Christine Stastny, 32, will be he...

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Sheriff's Office News Releases
Posted on: September 3, 2019

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

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

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Sheriff's Office News Releases
Posted on: August 1, 2019

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

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

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Sheriff's Office News Releases
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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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 News Releases
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. 

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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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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: October 7, 2019

Burn Ban Status

Stage 1 Burn Ban

On October 7, 2019, Sheriff Tyler Brown banned all open fires in unincorporated Arapahoe County, Centennial, and Deer Trail and Foxfield.

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Pink Patch Photo Contest - National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Send us a photo and WIN!!! The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office is holding a 'Pink Patch Photo Contest' in October for National Breast Cancer Awareness month. Just buy any PINK item (such as patches, pins or hats) at www.bluebacksthepink.com, wear it, sna...

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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 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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Posted on: September 30, 2019

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

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

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