An internal investigation by the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office has concluded that a controversial alert warning of “Gypsy scams” was not written by the department and was accidently disseminated without the sheriff’s authorization.
As rumors swirl around the jailed suspect in last month’s Aurora theater shootings, James Eagan Holmes remains under segregation, largely keeping to himself, per an administrative decision of the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office.
The mother of Andrew Graham, a University of Colorado student killed near his home in Centennial three years ago, was saddened but not surprised by last week’s announcement that a grand jury exhausted its leads into solving the late-night murder of 23-year-old Andrew Graham.
As last week’s destructive fire continued to rage in northern Colorado, the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office maintained its open-burning ban within unincorporated Arapahoe County, the city of Centennial, the Town of Foxfield and Cherry Creek State Park.
On May 26, Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Deputy Eric Lawson received the Award for Excellence as Instructor of the Year for the Colorado Alive at 25 Program from the Colorado State Patrol Family Foundation.
Former sheriff serving 2 years probation By Peter Jones After 17 days in jail, but five months of criminal intrigue in the media, former Arapahoe County Sheriff Pat Sullivan became a free man again April 21. He was released for good behavior on what is called “good time served.”
Investigators unsure of Columbine connection By Peter Jones A Newton Middle School student faces felony charges after Arapahoe County Sheriff’s deputies discovered bomb components in the boy’s home. Investigators began quick work on the case on April 18 after a Centennial school-based deputy was told a student had made threatening comments. “He was talking in [...]
Move prompted by former Sheriff Pat Sullivan By Peter Jones As former Sheriff Pat Sullivan serves 30 days in what had been known as the Patrick J. Sullivan Jr. Detention Facility, Arapahoe County OK’d a new name for the county jail. Within a half hour of the official change on April 10, Sullivan’s name was [...]
By Peter Jones In the wake of a major fire that killed at least two people in Jefferson County this week, Arapahoe County’s Sheriff Grayson Robinson has issued a ban on all open fires and open burning within the city of Centennial and unincorporated Arapahoe County, including Cherry Creek State Park.