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Suspect in 2009 Centennial murder of Andrew Graham takes plea deal

After four suspects were arrested in January 2017 in connection with the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old Centennial man a decade ago, only one defendant remains now that Allen Deshawn Ford has taken … more

One of remaining Andrew Graham murder suspects' case dropped

Only two defendants remain accused in the fatal shooting of a 23-year-old man in the Centennial neighborhood of Willow Creek now that all charges against Kendall Adam Austin have been dismissed. … more

Criminal justice reformers decry call for new Arapahoe County jail

Arapahoe County officials say the county jail is dangerously overcrowded, worn out and short on space to conduct rehabilitative programs. They're asking voters to approve Ballot Issue 1A, which would … more

What to know before Election Day

Election Day is just around the corner, and Arapahoe County voters will weigh in on school boards, city councilmembers, and whether to raise taxes to build a new jail by the time polls close on Nov. … more

Former teacher at youth jail in Centennial suspected of sexual assault

Investigators arrested a woman who formerly taught at a youth detention center in Centennial on suspicion of engaging in a sexual relationship with an underage inmate, according to a news release … more

Cherry Creek High students' anti-Semitic social media post under investigation

After a student posted a photo on social media that referenced violence against Jews, Cherry Creek High School notified families in a letter, and the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office began an … more

Arapahoe County voters to decide on new jail

Arapahoe County voters will decide whether to raise property taxes to build a new jail, after county commissioners unanimously decided on Aug. 27 to send the matter to the ballot this fall. If … more

District attorney urges firm stance on illegal sales of firearms

When it comes to preventing gun violence, the cause hits close to home for District Attorney George Brauchler. Brauchler has watched his 18th Judicial District endure multiple high-profile tragedies … more

National Night Out: 'This night is about them'

Parents, kids and local businesses showed up at Clarkson Park alongside a large law enforcement presence, but it wasn't cause for alarm. Under the summer sunset, crowds gathered at parks and common … more

Support strong for replacing Arapahoe County jail, weaker for courthouse

A proposal to ask voters to fund a new Arapahoe County Jail received unanimous support from a citizen advisory committee on Aug. 6, but similar proposals to replace the courthouse and district … more

Four arrested in Englewood shooting that left one teen dead, another wounded

Englewood Police announced four male suspects have been arrested in connection with the July 14 shooting that left a 13-year-old dead and an 18-year-old in critical condition. more

5 things to know: What is Inverness business corridor?

When drivers get off Interstate 25 at East Dry Creek Road, they may have the familiar feeling of cruising through the Denver Tech Center. But although the street signs may look similar, that area is … more

Officials ramp up calls to replace Arapahoe County jail, courthouse

Arapahoe County officials are ramping up their calls for new jail and courthouse facilities, hoping to ask voters as soon as this fall to approve funding for a nearly billion-dollar plan to replace … more

Homelessness in Englewood: No place to call home

During a cleanup along the South Platte River in January, Englewood police counted 21 campsites with about 30 people living on its east banks. Some 25 truckloads of trash, human waste, syringes and … more
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