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Emergency Dispatch: Call 911
For Non-Emergency Dispatch: Call 303-795-4711
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"Committed to quality service with an emphasis on integrity, professionalism, and community spirit."

David C. Walcher is the Arapahoe County Sheriff, and as the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in the County, he is required by statute to:
  • Keep and preserve the peace.
  • Serve and execute all processes, writs, precepts and orders issued or made by lawful authorities.
  • Serve the civil courts of record held in the county.
  • Maintain charge and custody of the county jail.
  • Act as fire warden in case of prairie or forest fires.

We will continue to earn the respect and support of our community, and together we will continue to make a difference and ensure Arapahoe County continues to be a safe place to raise families, conduct business and enjoy life.

Helpful Phone Numbers:

Department Phone Number
 In Case of Emergency  9-1-1
Non-Emergency Dispatch 303-795-4711
Civil Process - Service of civil papers, protection orders, evictions, civil stand-bys, and Sheriff’s sales. 720-874-3845
Concealed Handgun Permit Information 720-874-3895
Detention Facility Information 720-874-3500
Investigations - Follow-up on a previously reported case 720-874-4020
Inmate Visitation 303-795-4524
Internal Affairs - Citizen Commendations/Complaints 720-874-4014
Records Section - Request copies of Reports/Documents 720-874-3875
Schedule Pick-up of Evidence 720-874-3646
Sheriff's Office Tip Line 720-874-8477
Traffic Contact Comments 720-874-4170
Victim’s Assistance 720-874-4038
Warrants Information 720-874-3925

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Current Career Opportunities 

ADA Compliance:
ADA Compliance Brochure
ADA Citizen Accommodation Request Form
ADA Complaint Form
News Flash
ACSO receives Crime Victim Services Award from the National Sheriffs' Association
On March 11, 2014, the National Sheriffs' Association (NSA) selected the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office as the 2014 recipient of NSA's Crime Victim Services Award. The NSA recognizes that victims of crime have unique needs and that appropriate Additional Info...
911 Education Open House
The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office Communications Section invites you to the first 911 Education Open House. Additional Info...
Neighborhood Watch Newsletter 2nd Quarter 2014
Alumni/Neighborhood Watch Newsletter - Sharing Information with Our Citizens Academy Graduates, CERT Members and Neighborhood Watch Additional Info...
Arapahoe County 2014 Hazard Mitigation Plan
Arapahoe County is in the process of updating its 2010 Hazard Mitigation Plan. This planning project involved identifying local mitigation actions that can be taken over the long term to reduce risk and future losses from disasters. Additional Info...
Become a Weather Spotter!
The National Weather Service, along with the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management, would like to invite you to learn more about Colorado weather. Additional Info...
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Non-Emergency Dispatch/TDD:
Emergencies/TDD: 9-1-1

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David C. Walcher

Undersheriff Louie Perea
Louie Perea


Sheriff's Office Administration Building

13101 E. Broncos Pkwy
Centennial, CO 80112

Monday - Friday
7 a.m. - 6 p.m.