Law enforcement


The Record for Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

12:44 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a man trying to break into an apartment in the 300 block of Mountain Village Circle. The man told the resident he was trying to get his daughter and then clarified that he was trying to get his dog. The man was inebriated and staggered away. He could not be located.

Jail Report for Sept. 26 to Oct. 2, 2015

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, Oct. 1, 2015

12:01 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of blaring music and partying in a driveway in the 1900 block of Hunters Drive. The music was turned down before officers arrived.

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Colorado Supreme Court justices hear feedback on open records rules

The Colorado Supreme Court on Thursday heard both praise and criticism for new rules being considered to govern what judicial system records will be made available to the public.

The Record for Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015

8:24 a.m. Officers were called to a report of concrete barricades that had been put outside of a business in the 1200 block of 13th Street. A neighboring business didn't think the other business had the right to put the barricades out. No action was taken.

Police seek email scammer who tried to steal $21k from City Hall

According to a search warrant at the Routt County Courthouse, an accountant at the city recently received an email that was made to look as though it was from Finance Director Kim Weber.

Woman arrested after DUI crash

A 21-year-old Steamboat Springs woman faces charges of felony vehicular assault following a DUI crash Tuesday night.

The Record for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

3:12 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of people at a car dealership after hours in the 1900 block of Curve Court. They were employees.

Hayden to finalize details for special marijuana election

The special election is slated for Jan 26.

Steamboat lawyer makes arguments in Colorado Supreme Court avalanche case

Lawyers spar over whether lawmakers intended list of risks in Colorado Ski Safety Act to be exclusive

Steamboat man charged with distributing heroin

Matthew J. Klodt was arrested Tuesday night by the All Crimes Enforcement Team multi-agency drug task force.

The Record for Monday, Sept. 28, 2015

1:14 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a possible drunk driver in the 600 block of Marketplace Plaza. A man was seen drinking two shooters of liquor and beer. The man could not be located.

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Plea deal possible in Zimmerman homicide case

Lucas Johnson could be sentenced to 48 years in prison

During court Tuesday, it was revealed that Lucas Johnson, the man accused of murdering Steamboat Springs resident Ed Zimmerman, is considering pleading to second-degree murder and a sentence of 48 years in prison.

The Record for Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015

11:56 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that was up in a tree in West Lincoln Park. Officers let the bear be.

Monday event in Steamboat aims to spread awareness about gun violence

The event will include the display of some of 10 commemorative quilts created by the group to symbolize the toll of gun violence in the United States.