Boulder Police charge juvenile male with indecent exposure; additional charges likely

Posted on 12/22/2021 at 02:25 PM

The Boulder Police Department has arrested and charged a juvenile male with exposing himself to females and additional charges are possible.

At approximately 10 p.m. on Dec. 9, officers were called to the 1500 block of MacArthur Drive for a report of a male looking into a home while masturbating. The 16-year-old male ran away but was located by officers hiding nearby under a car.

He was initially charged with two misdemeanor counts of indecent exposure and obstructing a peace officer. Thanks to in-depth police work, he was later charged with five additional misdemeanor counts of indecent exposure for similar incidents in the same area dating back to March.

Anyone with any information related to this investigation or incidents that could be related is asked to call Dispatch at 303-441-3333 to reach Detective C. Hartkopp reference cases 21-05392, 21-07299, 21-11332, and 21-11760. Those who have information, but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at