News Releases - Sheriff's Office

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Audry LaCrone - Public Affairs Liaison

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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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    Crime Stoppers Alert for Information in Homicide

    The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with information related to a homicide. Read on...
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    Sheriff Walcher Awards Scholarship to Littleton High School Student

    David C. Walcher, Arapahoe County Sheriff, is pleased to announce that Taylor Rapp is this year’s recipient of the County Sheriffs of Colorado (CSOC) scholarship award for Arapahoe County. Read on...
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    Denver Man Arrested for Sexual Assault on a Child

    Investigators have arrested a 20-year-old Denver man in connection with a case where a child was sexually assaulted while using a public bathroom. Read on...
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