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2021


Use Form to Request Police Records Updated
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In reference to the Boulder shooting, records requests must go through the appropriate records request...

2020

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2019

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2018


Link Strate Named Chief of Police Updated
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The official Swearing-In Ceremony for new Police Chief Link Strate will occur at the beginning of the Monday, August 6 City Council meeting (approximately 6 p.m.) at Arvada City Hall, 8101 Ralston Road. On July 2, City Manager Mark Deven announced that he has appointed Link Strate as the new...

Ground Breaks for PD Community Station Updated
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(Arvada, CO) – At its June 4 meeting, the Arvada City Council unanimously approved an agreement with Golden Triangle Construction, Inc. to build the Arvada Police Department’s latest community station.  Today, June 25, members of City Council and staff broke ground on the new...

Arvada Police Seek Public s Help in Finding Suspect Updated
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Arvada, Colorado March 15, 2018 – Arvada Police need assistance in locating David Navarro (46). Navarro is wanted by several metro area agencies for Domestic Violence stalking and multiple other Domestic Violence related charges. Please do not approach Navarro as he is considered to be armed...

Arvada Police Seek Public s Assistance in Identifying Possible Burglary Suspects Updated
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The Arvada Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying two individuals wanted for questioning in a recent burglary . On January 31, an Arvada resident came home to find his home had been burglarized and several missing items, including several credit cards. One of these cards was...

Arvada Police Seek Public s Assistance in Identifying Armed Robbery Suspect Updated
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The Arvada Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the suspect in two recent armed robberies. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 30 years of age with reddish/brown colored beard. He is 5’10” to 6’0” tall with a medium to heavyset...

Arvada Police and Northey Foundation announce establishment of Jim Glasmann Memorial Scholarship Updated
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Arvada, CO February 5, 2018 – The Northey Foundation and Arvada Police today announce the establishment of the Jim Glasmann Memorial Scholarship. Administered in conjunction with the Jeffco Schools Foundation, the scholarship will honor Officer Glasmann’s memory by helping a ...

Officer Involved Shooting Updated
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CONTACT:   Jill McGranahan ​​                     720.898.6654                      303.435.4179 (cell)   Arvada, CO February 2, 2018 – The suspect shot by Arvada...

Arvada Police Awarded $12,500 Marijuana Impact Grant Updated
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The State of Colorado, Department of Local Affairs awarded the Arvada Police Department a $12,500 Marijuana Impact Grant. The grant is available only to cities that have a moratorium on marijuana sales (no retail, medical, testing or growing facilities).   Arvada Police will use this grant...

Officer Involved Shooting Updated
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Arvada, CO January 16, 2018 – The Jefferson County Coroner concluded that Erick Michael Deleon, age 25, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.     On January 14, Arvada Police contacted Deleon in a parking lot in the 5000 block of Kipling after receiving a suspicious person...

2017

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2016

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Arvada Flooding 2013 - Videos and Photos Updated
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The largest rainfall event in Arvada in recent history occurred over a 36-hour period in mid-September 2013. During the storms and subsequent flooding, the City of Arvada, while spared the destruction of other nearby counties, experienced many areas of impact. Damages reported included water supply...