Adam Holen

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Service Record

Agency Greenwood Village Colorado Police Department
Rank Officer
Dates of Service 2016[1] - November 1, 2021.[2]
Salary $74,385 (2020)[3]
Last Known Status Resigned.[2]

Incident Reports

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2021 Death of Peyton Blitstein

Note that Holen had resigned from the Greenwood Village Police Department before the incident.

On November 24, 2021, an argument broke out between Holen and a group of teenagers that he accused of driving carelessly through the neighborhood. Blitstein shot Holen, who returned fire, killing Blitstein.[2][4]

Holen's blood alcohol level was .193%, above the state limit of .08%.[5]

The incident was captured on a neighbor's doorbell camera.[6]

Legal Action

On December 22, 2021, Holen was arrested and charged with second-degree murder, felony menacing, and prohibited use of a weapon while drunk.[7]

LEO Ratings

Training and Tactics rating: neutral
Protect & Serve rating: neutral
Individual Rights rating: neutral
Accountability and Integrity rating: neutral
Off Duty rating: bad
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