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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

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Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

Get discount tickets now at www.arapahoecountyfair.com, July 26 - 29 

 

The 112th Arapahoe County Fair is just around the corner, July 26 – 29, at the Arapahoe County Fairgroun...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

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Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

Get discount tickets now at www.arapahoecountyfair.com, July 26 - 29 

 

The 112th Arapahoe County Fair is just around the corner, July 26 – 29, at the Arapahoe County Fairgroun...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Arapahoe County finalizes Primary Election results

Clerk and Recorder Matt Crane signs the Certificate of Election for the 2018 Primary Election.

The Arapahoe County Clerk and Recorder’s Office finalized the June 26 Primary Election, with results certified by the Board of Canvassers July 11. The election determined which Democratic and Republican Party candidates will appear on the Nov. 6 General E...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Craft Brew Fest returns to Fair, Home Brew Competition debuts

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The Arapahoe County Fair Craft Brew Fest is back for a fifth year and the Home Brew Competition makes a debut.

On July 27, Colorado craft brewers from across the state will bring their best brews to the Arapahoe County Fair to compete for fairgoers favorit...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Calling all gardeners, knitters, painters and bakers

Open Class Spotlight

There’s fair fun for everyone at the 2018 Arapahoe County Fair. Open class exhibit pre-entries are open through July 18. The three main entry divisions are living arts, horticulture and floriculture. Special contests are also back this year, inc...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Arapahoe County seeks feedback from citizens, community leaders on future of Colorado’s first county

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During the next several months, Arapahoe County will hold a series of opportunities for residents, elected officials and community and economic development leaders to provide input into the future of Colorado’s third largest county.

Arapahoe County will ho...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Arapahoe County distributes $13 million in Open Space tax dollars for parks, trails and open spaces

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The Board of County Commissioners celebrated the distribution of $13 million in Arapahoe County Open Space program funds during a June 29 ceremony at Hudson Gardens – funding ONLY made possible by the generous voters of Arapahoe County.

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Motor Vehicle offices will close August 1-3 for launch of new computer system

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Motor Vehicle offices across Arapahoe County and Colorado will be closed Aug. 1-3 for the launch of a new statewide computer system. 

Fortunately, during this period, County residents can still renew their license plates online, ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Volunteers needed for 2018 Arapahoe County Fair July 26 - 29

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Arapahoe County Fair organizers are looking for enthusiastic and fun-loving people to volunteer their time during the 2018 Fair, July 26 - 29. Individuals and groups are needed each year to help make the Fair a success.

Volunteers fill a wide variety of po...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Renew license plates at a kiosk before Sept. 10 and pay no service fee

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Arapahoe County residents who renew their license plates at a ColoradoMVExpress kiosk will not pay a service fee between June 25 and September 9. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is temporarily waiving the fee to encourage use of the self-service...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Arapahoe County bans sale, use of fireworks due to high fire danger

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Fireworks Ban on Sale and Use - Ordinance No. 2018-01

Due to high fire danger and ongoing drought conditions, the Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners Tuesday approved a ban on the sale and use of fireworks in unincorporated portions of the county...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Arapahoe County issues a temp. moratorium on commercial disposal wells for oil and gas exploration

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Earlier this week, the Board of County Commissioners approved a temporary moratorium on applications to locate commercial injection wells used to dispose of class II oil and gas production waste in Arapahoe County.

The temporary moratorium is in effect for...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Join us for the Arapahoe County Fair July 26 - 29; $10 tickets on sale now

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It’s almost summer and that means the Arapahoe County Fair is just around the corner, July 26 - 29 at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Events Center in Aurora.

It’s a super bargain with pre-sale online admission tickets only $10 per ...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Help us keep you safe in an emergency. Sign up to receive 911 notifications through ArapAlert

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On May 21, the Arapahoe County 911 Authority sent an email to current subscribers of the County’s 911 alert system. 

If you received this email, we want to assure you that this is an official email from the Arapahoe County 911 Authority.

The 911 Au...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

E-News Connection: Sign up to receive the latest news from your County Commissioner

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Subscribe to get updates on Arapahoe County programs, services, news and events impacting you. E-News Connection is be emailed 4-6 times a year and we never share your email address. Subscribe to the E-News Connection based on your commissioner district. ...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2018

Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

Pedal Tractor Pull

Arapahoe County Fair opens July 26 with new activities for kids

Get discount tickets now at www.arapahoecountyfair.com, July 26 - 29 

 

The 112th Arapahoe County Fair is just around the corner, July 26 – 29, at the Arapahoe County Fairgroun...

Read on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Join us for the Arapahoe County Fair July 26 - 29; $10 tickets on sale now

Fair_Carnival

It’s almost summer and that means the Arapahoe County Fair is just around the corner, July 26 - 29 at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds and Events Center in Aurora.

It’s a super bargain with pre-sale online admission tickets only $10 per person. Tickets incl...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Craft Brew Fest returns to Fair, Home Brew Competition debuets

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The Arapahoe County Fair Craft Brew Fest is back for a fifth year and the Home Brew Competition makes a debut.

On July 27, Colorado craft brewers from across the state will bring their best brews to the Arapahoe County Fair to compete for fairgoers favorit...

Read on...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Volunteers needed for 2018 Arapahoe County Fair July 26 - 29

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Arapahoe County Fair organizers are looking for enthusiastic and fun-loving people to volunteer their time during the 2018 Fair, July 26 - 29. Individuals and groups are needed each year to help make the Fair a success.

Volunteers fill a wide variety of po...

Read on...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Calling all gardeners, knitters, painters and bakers

Open Class Spotlight

There’s fair fun for everyone at the 2018 Arapahoe County Fair. Open class exhibit pre-entries are open through July 18. The three main entry divisions are living arts, horticulture and floriculture. Special contests are also back this year, including new...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Arapahoe County seeks feedback from citizens, community leaders on future of Colorado’s first county

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During the next several months, Arapahoe County will hold a series of opportunities for residents, elected officials and community and economic development leaders to provide input into the future of Colorado’s third largest county.

Arapahoe County will ho...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Renew license plates at a kiosk before Sept. 10 and pay no service fee

Colorado MVExpress Kiosk

Arapahoe County residents who renew their license plates at a ColoradoMVExpress kiosk will not pay a service fee between June 25 and September 9. The Clerk and Recorder’s Office is temporarily waiving the fee to encourage use of the self-service technolog...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Help us keep you safe in an emergency. Sign up to receive 911 notifications through ArapAlert

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On May 21, the Arapahoe County 911 Authority sent an email to current subscribers of the County’s 911 alert system. 

If you received this email, we want to assure you that this is an official email from the Arapahoe County 911 Authority....

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Arapahoe County bans sale, use of fireworks due to high fire danger

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Fireworks Ban on Sale and Use - Ordinance No. 2018-01

Due to high fire danger and ongoing drought conditions, the Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners Tuesday approved a ban on the sale and use of fireworks in unincorporated portions of the county...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2017

Get Involved in Arapahoe County

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There are many ways citizens can get involved, from volunteering to serving on a citizen board or committees.

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News Flash

Posted on: August 2, 2017

Open Spaces Volunteer Opportunities

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Get involved with Open Spaces. Learn more about Volunteer Opportunities for the Fair, Fall Festival and year-round activities. 

See current opportunities through Volunteer Connections

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News Flash

Posted on: February 13, 2018

The economic benefits of Great Outdoors Colorado and the Conservation Trust Fund

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Background:

Colorado voters approved a statewide lottery through a vote in 1980. Following the voters’ approval of a lottery, the General Assembly created a Lottery Division in the State Department of Revenue to administer the lottery. In a subsequent elec...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

NEW Trails Map - Explore Arapahoe

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This map highlights our vast network of bike and walking trails which are yours to discover and enjoy. Try the suggested loop routes and visit our parks, trailheads and open spaces. Money to pay for this map and the special places to walk and ride is prov...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

Arapahoe County Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan

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The future of biking and walking in and around Arapahoe County is looking bright.

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously Oct. 17 to adopt the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, which includes findings, policy recommen...

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News Flash

Posted on: February 13, 2018

The economic benefits of Great Outdoors Colorado and the Conservation Trust Fund

TPL-GOCO-CTF newsflash

Background:

Colorado voters approved a statewide lottery through a vote in 1980. Following the voters’ approval of a lottery, the General Assembly created a Lottery Division in the State Department of Revenue to administer the lottery. In a subsequent elec...

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Open Spaces - Home - Stay Engaged
Posted on: January 3, 2018

Arapahoe County Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan

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The future of biking and walking in and around Arapahoe County is looking bright.

The Arapahoe County Board of County Commissioners voted unanimously Oct. 17 to adopt the Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, which includes findings, policy recommen...

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Posted on: December 11, 2017

NEW Trails Map - Explore Arapahoe

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This map highlights our vast network of bike and walking trails which are yours to discover and enjoy. Try the suggested loop routes and visit our parks, trailheads and open spaces. Money to pay for this map and the special places to walk and ride is prov...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 4, 2018

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This person is suspected of taking a wallet from a vehicle and subsequently using the stolen credit cards. The store originally provided a different video with different suspects. This is updated information.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

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The man is suspected committing theft from a motor vehicle and credit card fraud.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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This man is suspected of armed robbery.

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

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This person is suspected of stealing items from someone's garage.

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News Flash

Posted on: June 23, 2018

Suspect Shoots at Deputies When They Respond On a Welfare Check

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Four Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office deputies are okay after being fired upon while responding to a welfare check in the 6300 block of S. Olive Street, in Centennial.

Deputies were sent to the home just before 10:30 a.m. when a woman called repo...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Detention Facility to Start Medication Assisted Treatment Program

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has been committed to implementing procedures in an attempt to be as prepared as possible for the current opioid overdose epidemic that plagues our country. In addition to our Naloxone (Narcan) programs, which have pro...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban

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Due to dry conditions, 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, the City of Centennial, Town of Foxfield, and Town of Deer Trail, effecti...

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Posted on: May 11, 2018

Crime Stoppers Alert for Information in Homicide

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s assistance with information related to a homicide.The man pictured, 29-year-old Artem “Art” Abramov was found deceased at about 5 p.m. on Sunday, May 6...

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Posted on: May 10, 2018

Sheriff Walcher Awards Scholarship to Littleton High School Student

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David C. Walcher, Arapahoe County Sheriff, is pleased to announce that Taylor Rapp is this year’s recipient of the County Sheriffs of Colorado (CSOC) scholarship award for Arapahoe County.  

This year, CSOC, Colorado’s state sh...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

Denver Man Arrested for Sexual Assault on a Child

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Investigators have arrested a 20-year-old Denver man in connection with a case where a child was sexually assaulted while using a public bathroom. The crime happened on Sunday, April 22, 2018, in the 6700 block of S. Vine Street in Centennial.

The man, Eth...

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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Deputy Works to Get Recognition for the State’s School Crossing Guards

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On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, the State will recognize Crossing Guard Appreciation Day for the first time, thanks to the work of Deputy Mark Edson, a school resource officer (SRO) for the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office.  

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Sheriff Implements Open Burning Ban

Burn Ban Status

Due to dry conditions, 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, effective immediately. The Open Burning Ban wi...

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Posted on: April 5, 2018

Sheriff’s Office Celebrates Our Public Safety Dispatchers

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is excited to be celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week from April 8 to April 14, 2018.

The Arapahoe County 9-1-1 Communications Center has about 30 staff members who work in our state-of-the-art Comm...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Inmate Suicide Being Investigated by Sheriff’s Office

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An inmate being held at the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office Detention Facility was found hanging from a noose in his cell just before 10 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The noose appeared to have been fashioned from a bedsheet.

Deputies immediately remov...

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News Flash

Posted on: July 13, 2017

Burn Ban Status

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Due to dry conditions, 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, Town of Foxfield, and Town of Deer Trail, effe...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Emergency Alert Program

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Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for our Emergency Alert Program. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected...

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Posted on: March 2, 2018

Subscribe to our Newsletter!

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office uses a variety of ways to communicate with our community. Our monthly newsletter is a packed full of safety information,  crime prevention efforts, Sheriff's Office news and events, and much more! 

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel!

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The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office uses a variety of ways to communicate with our community. With YouTube, we can provide interactive content for citizens. We use YouTube for crime prevention, to promote our weekly fugitive of the week videos, and as a ...

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