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Date:
August 14, 2021
Time:
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Time Details:
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location:
Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office Headquarters
Address:
13101 E. Broncos Parkway
Centennial, CO 80112
Contact:
720-874-4040
Cost:
FREE
Sheriff Open House 2021
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Open House & Free Pancake Breakfast

Saturday, August 14, 2021

Take a peek inside the Sheriff's Office and Coroner's Facility, try on S.W.A.T. gear and sit in a police helicopter. It's all happening at our our Open House -- with a side of pancakes! Bring your family & friends and explore all the different parts of ACSO: -- Coroner's Facility Tours & Maggot Art* -- K-9 Demo -- Mounted Patrol Horses -- S.W.A.T. & Bomb Squad -- DEA Helicopter -- 911 Dispatch Tours -- Sheriff's Office History Tours -- South Metro Fire Truck -- Arapahoe Rescue Patrol *The Coroner’s Office will host an activity for kids called "maggot art." Maggots are an integral part of crime scene investigations, and for children, a basic introduction into the life cycle of insects and the role they play in nature. Maggot paintings are used in many classrooms as a scientific learning tool. The Coroner’s Office gets its maggots from a fishing supply store and they are not harmed as we only use non-toxic water-based paints. We handle them with forceps so there is no c