Keyword: Arapahoe County sheriff
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Centennial taps former sheriff on whether to form police department

The City of Centennial has retained former Arapahoe County Sheriff David Walcher as a consultant to study whether the city, which contracts for law enforcement service from the sheriff's office, … more

Death near Centennial called 'senseless murder'

The confounding death of Mark Daniel Davis is now being referred to as an ambush and murder, authorities said at a Feb. 4 news conference. “It's a senseless murder,” Investigator Kal Gatchis said … more

Denver man suspected of child luring on internet

After sending nude pictures of himself and asking whom he thought was a 14-year-old girl for photos, a Denver man was arrested by the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office when he thought he was going to … more

Arapahoe High teacher arrested on charge of sex assault of student

A teacher at Arapahoe High School in Centennial turned himself in at the Arapahoe County Jail on Jan. 25 on suspicion of sexually assaulting a student five years ago, according to a sheriff’s … more

Walcher looks back on tenure as Arapahoe County sheriff

In a county where Republicans refer to their officeholders as the “Arapahoe County fab five,” Sheriff David Walcher's exit was unexpected. A long era of Republican control at the sheriff's office … more

Fatal Centennial officer-involved shooting in June justified, report says

A review by the 18th Judicial District Attorney's Office has determined the fatal shooting of a suspect who fired at sheriff's deputies in June was justified, a Nov. 19 report said. Andrew Paine, 38, … more

Arrest made in Centennial incident that prompted officer-involved shooting

Investigators arrested a 43-year-old man on suspicion of criminal mischief after a domestic disturbance Nov. 15, after a teenage suspect related to the same incident ended up in a fatal … more

Suspect shot and killed, deputy injured on Arapahoe Road in Centennial area

A suspect is dead and three deputies are on paid leave after deputies opened fire on the suspect in Arapahoe County after he fled the scene of a reported domestic violence incident Nov. 15, according to the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office. more

Democrats take sheriff, clerk, assessor seats in Arapahoe County

Colorado's “blue wave” that saw Democrats elected to a wide range of posts statewide extended to Arapahoe County, with Democrats upsetting incumbent Republicans in both the sheriff and county … more

Arapahoe County deputy suspected of child sex assault

An Arapahoe County sheriff's deputy who worked at the county jail was arrested over the weekend by the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office on suspicion of child sexual assault, according to an Oct. 30 … more

Regional crime lab opens in south metro Denver area

About three years ago, Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock and Arapahoe County Sheriff Dave Walcher met for coffee and discussed their line of work. Throughout the conversation, they talked over … more

My Name Is … Robert Bratsch, school-resource officer

All around town I was hired in 2003 and have been with the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office for 15 years. I spent my first three years working in the detention facility (jail) before becoming a … more

Murder suspect dies, ending Centennial cold case

The suspect in the death of a deputy district attorney in the south metro area 19 years ago has died before a preliminary hearing could be held, and the case is now closed, a news release from the Arapahoe County … more

Woman dies at Arapahoe County jail

A 46-year-old woman who was booked into the Arapahoe County jail was found unresponsive about a day later and died, according to the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office. Deputies found the woman … more
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