The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office, Alternative Sentencing Programs is a PRIVILEGE to participate in with written recommendation
from the courts and final approval by the Sheriff’s Office. These programs allow you to secure employment, support your family,
maintain financial obligations, attend therapy and other scheduled events while serving your court ordered sentence.
Who Can and How to Apply:
Inmates sentenced to the Arapahoe County Detention Facility with written recommendation from the court may apply for Work
Release, Multiple Offender Program, Weekender Program or Home Detention (see home detention section in this pamphlet). You
may apply before sentencing or after sentencing by submitting an ASP Application. This application is for applying for the Work Release Program, Home Detention Program, or Multiple Offender Program only.
To apply for the Weekender Program you must call the ASP office and a staff member will complete an application with your
personal information. The ASP Application can be found in our web site at www.arapahoesheriff.org complete the application in its entirety and fax to 720-874-3319.
To ensure all requirements are met prior to your acceptance ASP deputies will conduct a background investigation and request
any police reports if applicable. While in custody any questions regarding your ASP application must be directed to an ASP
deputy by submitting your request into a Kiosk through the ASK system.
Weekender Participants: See “Weekender Program Only” in this pamphlet.
Violation of the Alternative Sentencing Programs conditions, rules and regulations can and may result in reassignment to general
population, disciplinary action, loss of good time, or additional charges filed against you. This applies to all programs.
The Bottom Line:
Above all, even though the courts may have issued written recommendation to participate in a program, the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has final approval on all individual’s acceptance on case-by-case bases.