News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/29/2022 10:16:35 PM to 11/30/2022 12:00:01 AM.

News Flash

Police News

Posted on: October 29, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Man Arrested for Making Threats on Social Media

Newsflash - Patch

On 10/29/2022, the Grand Junction Police Department was alerted of threats made to Grand Junction High School students and began investigating the threats. GJPD officers contacted and arrested the responsible party. Jacob Casteel, 18, was arrested and transported to the Mesa County Detention Facility on the following charges:

  • Inciting Destruction of Life or Property
  • Felony Menacing
  • Attempted First Degree Assault

The safety of our community remains our top priority. The Grand Junction Police Department believes this to be an isolated incident and there is no ongoing threat to our community.  

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Police News

patrol cars in parking lot

GJPD Investigating a Stabbing

Posted on: March 16, 2023
GJPD patrol car in front of bank

Arrest Made in January Bank Robbery

Posted on: March 13, 2023
BADGE blue background

GJPD Responds to Fatal Car Crash

Posted on: February 28, 2023
BADGE blue background

GJPD Makes Arrests in Robbery

Posted on: February 27, 2023
BADGE blue background

GJPD Makes Arrest in Assault

Posted on: February 19, 2023
Patrol vehicle in front of Bank

GJPD and FBI Investigating Bank Robbery

Posted on: January 23, 2023
Police Vehicles in front of apartment building

GJPD Responds to Shots Fired

Posted on: January 17, 2023
red and white sign of C and F gas station with gas pump

GJPD Makes Arrest in Robbery

Posted on: December 28, 2022
BADGE blue background

Officers Involved in OIS Identified

Posted on: December 9, 2022
BADGE blue background

Arrest Made in August Vehicular Homicide

Posted on: December 7, 2022
Newsflash - Patch

GJPD Investigating Homicide

Posted on: July 29, 2022
Newsflash - Patch

GJPD Investigating "Shots Fired" Incident

Posted on: February 21, 2022
Newsflash - Patch

GJPD Traffic Enforcement Operation

Posted on: October 27, 2021
Drone Photo

GJPD Launches New Drone Program

Posted on: October 1, 2021