Nathan Geerdes

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Service Record

Agency Edgewater Colorado Police Department
Rank Sergeant[1]
Dates of Service Ended March 15, 2021[1]
Salary $87,397 (2020)[2]
Last Known Status Resigned[1]
Agency Black Hawk Colorado Police Department
Dates of Service September 27, 2021 - December 6, 2022[1]
Last Known Status Terminated[1]

Incident Reports

2019 Sexual Assault Arrest

Nathan Geerdes booking photo
Nathan Geerdes

On December 12, 2019, Geerdes was off-duty and attending a holiday party when he twice sexually assaulted a woman.[1]

Response Timeline

On December 28, 2020, the city hired an independent investigator.[1]

On February 16, 2021, the investigator issued their findings, and Geerdes was informed that he might be disciplined.[1]

Around March 1, 2021, Geerdes accused another officer of "ratting him out" and falsifying information. Geerdes threatened the officer's career and family.[3][1]

On March 15, 2021, Geerdes resigned from the Edgewater Colorado Police Department.[1]

Geerdes was indicted by a grand jury on four counts of sexual contact and one for retaliation against a witness.[1]

On December 6, 2022, Geerdes was terminated by the Black Hawk Colorado Police Department.[1]

LEO Ratings

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