Law enforcement


The Record for Monday, April 21, 2014

9:54 a.m. Officers were called to a report of trash cans that were left out before trash day in the 3000 block of Après Ski Way. Police determined the homeowners had just moved away.

Steamboat City Council weighs in on 7-year plan for fire and ambulance services

The plan proposes minimal staffing increases through 2020 and also includes the possibility of a new fire station west of Steamboat and the establishment of a new or expanded central fire station in downtown Steamboat.

The Record for Sunday, April 20, 2014

7:37 a.m. Officers were called to a complaint about a dog that was howling all night long in the 300 block of Eighth Street. The dog's owner was given a warning.

The Record for Saturday, April 19, 2014

12:26 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident in a residence at the 1900 block of Clubhouse Drive. A neighbor called and said someone was walking around in the residence with a flashlight when the place was supposed to be unoccupied. When officers arrived no one was inside the residence.

The Record for Friday, April 18, 2014

12:56 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle at the 1300 block of Bob Adams Drive. Officers cleared the report with no action.

Jail Report for April 12 to April 18, 2014

The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.

The Record for Thursday, April 17, 2014

6:15 p.m. Officers were called to a complaint about a boy who was skateboarding too fast with his small yellow dog in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. The caller said the dog was being dragged on a leash while failing to keep up with the skateboard. Police contacted the boy at McDonald's and documented the incident, but officers didn't find any evidence he did anything wrong.

Nanogram marijuana law tested with Routt County juries

In the past month, two Routt County juries have been asked to consider nanogram levels to decide whether defendants were too high to drive.

The Record for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

8:38 a.m. A person came to the Steamboat Springs Police Department and turned in a found personal organizer.

The Record for Tuesday, April 15, 2014

12:53 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a couple at Rotary Park. They were watching the eclipse.

Officials to get update on Hayden Speedway

The Hayden Town Council on Thursday is expected to get an update on bringing back racing to the Hayden Speedway.

Tease photo

Firefighters urge caution around high water

As the snow melts and the Yampa River begins to swell, Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue is reminding people to be careful around high water.

The Record for Monday, April 14, 2014

3:37 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to help a man in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. The man said he could not get in his car, and his keys were not working. The man also wanted police to help him break out the front window to his home. The man thought he had been drugged, and he was taken to Yampa Valley Medical Center.

Judge unseals arrest warrant for Steamboat mother whose 3-year-old died

At the request of the Steamboat Pilot & Today, Routt County Judge James Garrecht has unsealed records related to the case against Meghan McKeon, the woman charged with child abuse resulting in the death of her 3-year-old son.

Meet local dispatchers during ice cream social

It’s well known that emergency dispatchers, who never know when the next 911 call is coming, have a highly stressful job.