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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Parent Tip Tuesday-Video Game for ADHD?

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According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 11% of kids between the ages of 4 and 17 have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). While Colorado’s estimated rate is considerably lower at 5.6%, 3rd lowest in the United States, for...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Equitable and Fair Policing Practices

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For many years, the Parker Police Department has championed a progressive set of policies and practices which resulted in us becoming a leader in 21st Century policing, both regionally and nationally. Many organizations reach out to the Parker Police Depa...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Jim Tsurapas Promoted to Chief of Police

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Jim Tsurapas has been appointed Chief of Police for the Parker Police Department, effective June 13, by Town Administrator Michelle Kivela.

“I am honored to have been appointed as the Chief of Police for the Parker Police Department. I know this ...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Stage Two Fire Ban Enacted

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In response to recent wildfires and in an effort to limit the possibility of a wildfire, the Town of Parker’s Office of Emergency Management has followed the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office by issuing a Stage Two Fire Ban until further...

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Posted on: May 1, 2019

Enhanced Traffic Education and Enforcement

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The Parker Police Department works hard to enhance safety in our community and we would like our residents to help us determine which Parker roads could use some additional attention. If you know of specific roads or intersections that would benefit from ...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Parent Tip Tuesday-Go to a Head Shop

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OK, I know it sounds strange and is a place many have never been. But, it is a great idea for parents of teens to go to a head shop, look around and ask questions. It’s been a few years since us parents were teens and a lot has changed. That ite...

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