Law enforcement


The Record for Monday, May 18, 2015

12:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a person who saw a driver stumble to his car and then swerve all over the road in the 1500 block of Shadow Run Court. The driver could not be located.

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Police station committee arrives at building recommendation

In the eyes of the committee, the construction of a combined city and county facility in west Steamboat is a better alternative to the city building a new station on its own or renovating its current police headquarters on Yampa Street.

Red Cross gives out free smoke alarms in Steamboat mobile home parks

Red Cross volunteers went door to door in the Fish Creek and Sleepy Bear mobile home parks Saturday, visiting 25 homes, installing 38 new smoke alarms and changing nine batteries in existing alarms at no charge.

The Record for Sunday, May 17, 2015

2:07 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident at a fast food restaurant in the 600 block of Snapdragon Way. A delivery truck driver was supposed to show up at the business at 3 a.m., but he never showed up. The caller wanted to make sure the driver was OK. The driver was located, and he was fine.

The Record for Saturday, May 16, 2015

1:37 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of “someone driving sideways in the alley” in the 300 block of Pine Street. They could not be located.

The Record for Friday, May 15

8:35 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to check on an 11-year-old who had not shown up to school.

Jail Report for May 9 to May 15, 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.

Coroner still awaiting final Zimmerman autopsy report

Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg still has not yet received a final autopsy report for Steamboat Springs resident Ed Zimmerman, a suspected murder victim whose body was found March 4.

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Steamboat City Council to review marijuana rules

Steamboat Springs leaders on Tuesday will discuss whether the city’s current regulations for marijuana businesses are working.

The Record for Thursday, May 14, 2015

6:09 a.m. Officers contacted a transient sleeping in a dugout at the Howelsen Hill fields. He was told he could not sleep there.

High school student suspected of distributing marijuana-infused candy

The Steamboat Springs Police Department charged a Steamboat Springs High School student on suspicion of distributing marijuana after an incident Wednesday.

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Fire destroys Steamboat Springs home

No one was seriously injured in a fire that destroyed a Steamboat Springs home Thursday.

The Record for Wednesday, May 13, 2015

10:17 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a man with a beard and a blue jacket holding a Bud Light and flipping people off while walking down the road at Walton Creek Road and South Lincoln Avenue.

The Record for Tuesday, May 12, 2015

3:09 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a drunken man who was passed out at a bus stop. He was given a ride home.

Convicted Steamboat murderer wins another appeal

The man convicted of murdering a Steamboat Springs woman in May 2000 has won an appeal and has been granted a new trial, again.