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Posted on: May 10, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Brighton Municipal Court participating in Adams County ‘Fresh Start Day’ on May 19

Brighton Municipal Court will be participating in the Adams County “Fresh Start Day” on Friday, May 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m at the Adams County Justice Center (1100 Judicial Center Drive) in Brighton. Adams and Broomfield counties are part of Colorado’s 17th Judicial District. 


If a defendant has an outstanding warrant in Adams County, they may qualify to appear and have that warrant canceled. Defendants should appear in-person, and will have the opportunity to speak with the prosecutor and judge virtually regarding a possible resolution of their matter.


The following charges will be considered:

  • Low-Level, Non-Violent Misdemeanors and Traffic Offenses

  • Probation Violation Warrants Not Listed Below

  • Class 5 and 6 Non-Violent Felonies

These charges will NOT be eligible:

  • No Victims' Rights Amendment Cases or Domestic Violence

  • No Possession of a Weapon by a Previous Offender

  • No Sex Offenses

  • No Out of County Warrants

  • No Class 1, 2, 3, or 4 Felonies

Please email the Office of the Public Defender to determine if you are eligible: warrantforgiveness.brighton@coloradodefenders.us.


For more information, click here.

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