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    Suspect in Homicide is Deceased

    The suspect in this morning's homicide in the 1100 block of S. Clinton Street has been found deceased. Read on...
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    Double Shooting Leaves One Man Dead

    Investigators from the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office are working the scene of a shooting that has left one man dead. Read on...
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    Arapahoe County Sheriff Rescinds Burn Ban

    Effective immediately, the Arapahoe County Sheriff is rescinding the open burning ban that has been in effect since June 13, 2018. Read on...
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    Suspect Shoots at Deputies When They Respond On a Welfare Check

    Four Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office deputies are okay after being fired upon while responding to a welfare check in the 6300 block of S. Olive Street, in Centennial. Read on...
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    Detention Facility to Start Medication Assisted Treatment Program

    The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has been committed to implementing procedures in an attempt to be as prepared as possible for the current opioid overdose epidemic that plagues our country. Read on...
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    Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban

    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. Read on...
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