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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.

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News Flash
Inmate Assault Results in Homicide
The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an inmate-on-inmate assault at the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office Detention Facility that has resulted in the death of one of the inmates. Read on...
Inmate in off-site program found deceased
An inmate participating in the Arapahoe Diverts Mentally Ill to Treatment (ADMIT) program was found dead shortly before 9 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. Read on...
Arapahoe County Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban
Effective immediately, 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. Read on...
Investigators Are Looking for This Indecent Exposure Suspect
The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an indecent exposure that occurred at 20971 E. Smoky Hill Road on 07/24/2015 and 07/31/2015 between 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. both days. Read on...
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Non-Emergency Dispatch/TDD:
Emergencies/TDD: 9-1-1

Sheriff Walcher
David C. Walcher


About Sheriff Walcher

Undersheriff Perea
Louie Perea


Sheriff's Office Administration Building

13101 E. Broncos Pkwy
Centennial, CO 80112

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