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Traffic Alert: Multi-vehicle traffic crash at 64th and Olde Wadsworth
Updated: 08/05/2020 at 01:59 am

The Arvada Police Department and Arvada Fire Department are both working on scene at a multi-vehicle crash at the intersection of 64th Avenue and Olde Wadsworth. There is currently a detour in place as first responders work on scene. Avoid the intersection if possible as they continue working.

Firefighters from the Arvada Fire Protection District, responding to assist with #CoorsFire
Updated: 07/30/2020 at 08:40 pm

At approximately 12:20PM this afternoon, the Arvada Fire Protection District announced that they were sending equipment and firefighters to the Coors facility. They also posted several pictures of the Coors facility, with flames visible as firefighters continue to work this active scene. Firefighters from Fairmount FD, Golden FD and the Westminster FD are also on scene assisting.

Armed man “waving a gun” arrested after SWAT situation at 52nd and Garrison
Updated: 07/28/2020 at 05:13 pm

There was a large police presence in the are of 52nd Avenue and Garrison, in reference to an armed suspect. Just after 9:00AM this morning, the Arvada Police Department announced that the male suspect, who had previously been barricaded in a residence, had been arrested. The incident started this morning at approximately 3:15AM, when officers were sent to a disturbance in the area. The suspect was descried as “waving a gun around” and was yelling “just shoot me”.

Traffic Alert: Vehicle crash on I70 wesbound near Wadsworth
Updated: 07/26/2020 at 12:17 am

@ArvadaFire and @ArvadaPolice on scene of a single vehicle crash on westbound I70 near Wadsworth. Please use caution and move over for emergency vehicles as they work on scene.

Olde Town Arvada now designated an open consumption area #Cheers #DrinkEatPlayArvada
Updated: 07/25/2020 at 11:18 pm

Yesterday, Olde Town Arvada that with permission from the City of Arvada, they were now designating an area of Olde Town for open consumption. This allows patrons to purchase to-go alcoholic beverages and consume these beverages while within the zone. The “open container area” contains most of Olde Town and includes that area between Yukon Street, Upham Street, Ralston Road and Grandview Avenue.

Arvada Police data shows stolen vehicle reports up 62-percent #LockUp
Updated: 07/22/2020 at 04:41 am

If you are on Ring, Next Door or even a Facebook group in Arvada, you have probably noticed that your neighbors are posting about vehicle trespasses and stolen cars. In a review of a public crime database, we were able to take a look at the actual numbers. Between April 1st and July 15th of this year, there have been 128 stolen vehicles reported to the Arvada Police Department. This marks a 62% percent increase over the same time-period last year.

Missing Child: 16-year-old Hailey missing out of Wheat Ridge #FindHailey
Updated: 07/21/2020 at 02:31 am

Edit: We initally reported that Wheat Ridge Police Department did not have a report, and that was an error. A missing person report was initiated but they would not release any details.