News Releases - Sheriff's Office

  1. Update: Suspect deceased after officer involved shooting

    Updates released in officer involved shooting Thursday Read on...
  2. Suspect deceased after officer involved shooting

    At approximately 3:45 p.m., the deputies encountered an individual and during their investigation one of the deputies discharged their firearm striking the suspect. Read on...
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    Sheriff's office reopens soon; Deer Trail helps its residents; and honoring our dispatchers!

    Those stories and more in this month's Detail, the newsletter from the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office Read on...
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    Sheriff’s office reopens May 18 for Concealed Handgun Permits and Fingerprinting

    Applicants can begin scheduling appointments on May 11, 720-874-3929 Read on...
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    Tri-County Health Department Moving to Governor Polis’ Safer at Home May 9

    Businesses will be able to open at lower density and following best practices Read on...
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    COVID-19 virtual town hall with mental and public health experts set for Tuesday, April 7

    Event will provide the latest coronavirus news and best practices from AllHealth Network and the Aurora Mental Health Center Read on...
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    Metro Denver Public Health Departments Rescind Stay at Home Public Health Orders; Adopt State Order

    After much discussion and consideration, our three local health departments have decided to rescind our local level Orders and formally adopt the state’s Order. Read on...
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    Arapahoe County extends closure of county facilities to the public through April 17

    Extension is due to COVID-19 concerns; essential county services are still available Read on...
  10. Town hall March 24

    Tonight's Telephone Town Hall rescheduled for Tuesday, March 24

    The Telephone Town Hall originally scheduled for Thursday, March 19 has been postponed until March 24 Read on...
  11. COVID-19 Town Hall March 19

    Arapahoe, Adams and Douglas counties to host COVID-19 virtual town hall with Tri-County Health Dept.

    The March 19 event will provide the latest coronavirus news and best practices Read on...
  12. County buildings closed to public

    County closes county facilities to the public — March 17-27

    Arapahoe County closes county facilities to the public; Employees expected to report to work Tuesday; essential county services will continue during closure Read on...
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    Suspect Arrested in Dog Waste Incident

    Investigators have arrested a man who fired his gun during an argument with a victim over picking up dog waste. Read on...
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    Arapahoe County gives dispatchers their due

    County reclassifies dispatchers as lifesaving first responders for better pay, benefits
  15. Senior Check In

    New check-in program lets Arapahoe County seniors know someone cares

    We may be living longer, but not necessarily better. According to studies, 29% of seniors in the United States live alone. Older adults who live alone are more likely to be poor, lonely and socially isolated. Read on...
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    Investigators arrest babysitter for allegedly sexually assaulting children

    Deputies say suspect advertised his services on babysitting website
  17. Victim Advocate Program

    In times of trouble, our victim advocates are here for you.

    Whether you’re a victim of a violent crime, involved in serious car accident or have experienced a traumatic event, victim advocates from the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office will offer you support and resources through your darkest hour.
  18. Deputy Ben Sadler fixes flags at Grand View High

    MEDIA ADVISORY: Deputy to receive Hero Award today for extraordinary action

    The Cherry Creek School District will present Deputy Ben Sadler with its "CCSD Heroes Award 'for propping up dozens of flags at Grandview High School buried under snow and ice on Veterans Day while off duty. Read more
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    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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