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Police investigating homicide in the area of 44th Ave and Kipling
Updated: 09/24/2020 at 01:44 pm

At approximately 5:30AM this morning, the Wheat Ridge Police Department announced they were currently investigating a stabbing. The stabbing took place in the area of 44th Avenue and Kipling Street and according to the release, the victim is deceased.

Serious head-on vehicle crash @ Kipling Parkway and Red Rocks
Updated: 09/24/2020 at 01:26 am

Members of the Arvada Police Department and Arvada Fire Department are on scene of a serious head-on motor vehicle crash on Kipling Parkway. The crash is at the entrance to Red Rocks, which is between 58th Avenue and Ridge Road. Expect almost a complete closure of the intersection. Please use alternate routes as emergency responders work on scene.

Vehicle crash at I70 and Ward Road – Alternate routes advised
Updated: 09/24/2020 at 01:10 am

The Wheat Ridge Police Department is currently working on a vehicle crash on I70. Just after 5:00PM, Wheat Ridge PD advised of a crash on eastbound I70 at Ward Road. Traffic is backed up for all of east bound traffic and if possible, an alternate route is encouraged.

The Arvada Crime Report - September 21st: Overall crime reports decrease for second week & 7 week low for stolen vehicles
Updated: 09/22/2020 at 03:10 am

The Arvada Crime report looks at the crime reported to the Arvada Police Department each week. On Monday, we publish a snapshot of the crimes reported during the previous week, along with statistics and patterns. The Arvada Crime report looks at the crime reported to the Arvada Police Department each week. On Monday, we publish a snapshot of the crimes reported during the previous week, along with statistics and patterns.

City of Arvada to host first open house for new development plans on Thursday
Updated: 09/20/2020 at 11:08 pm

In May of this year the Arvada City Council adopted Land Development Code which will lead to planning and building three new developments in Arvada. These “sub-area plans” are defined as a type of long range planning for a limited geographic area within the City. These sub-area plans focus on goals and policies for topics such as land use, urban design, architectural design and transportation.

The Arvada Crime Report - September 14th: Number of stolen vehicles in the double digits for the second week in a row
Updated: 09/14/2020 at 10:45 pm

The Arvada Crime report looks at the crime reported to the Arvada Police Department each week. On Monday, we publish a snapshot of the crimes reported during the previous week, along with statistics and patterns. The Arvada Crime report looks at the crime reported to the Arvada Police Department each week. On Monday, we publish a snapshot of the crimes reported during the previous week, along with statistics and patterns.

Arvada Police arrest suspect following violent homicide in Arvada
Updated: 09/09/2020 at 06:48 pm

On August 29th, the Arvada Police Department responded to a residence in the 6400 block of Simms Street to check on Joseph Elsey, who had not been seen since August 24th. Officers attempted contact at the residence and eventually made entry to check on Elsey. Once entering the residence, officer found evidence of a “violent” act. Based on the available information, this included large amounts of blood and other evidence.