Law enforcement


The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015

10:29 a.m. Officers were called to a report of vandalism in the 2700 block of Burgess Creek Road. A pedestrian carrying skis and poles was startled by an oncoming shuttle bus and accidentally broke a shuttle window with a pole.

Steamboat man charged with stalking

Charges have been filed against a 44-year-old Steamboat Springs man who police believe was stalking a woman.

The Record for Monday, Jan. 19, 2015

10:22 p.m. Officers were called to check on a drunken man at Chinook Lane and Willowbrook Court. The man was having trouble standing up. He was locked out of his condo after losing his keys in the snow. Friends did not want to take care of the man, so he was taken to detox.

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Steamboat City Council appears ready to ask public for help with police station planning

Based on recent comments from council members, a public vote on the station appears to be unlikely, but there are several members who are open to the idea of forming a citizens committee to recommend building sites.

The Record for Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015

7:51 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a vehicle that was stuck on a cross-country ski trail on Howelsen Hill. The driver of the vehicle said he was lost and he didn’t know the Nordic ski trail wasn’t a road. He got his vehicle stuck while he was attempting to turn around.

The Record for Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

12:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle outside of a business at Riverside Plaza. The vehicle was left with its lights on and was unoccupied.

Jail Report for Jan. 10 to 16, 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 Friday, Jan. 16, 2015

11:24 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who found a container with what appeared to be methamphetamine at the post office.

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Card fraud blamed on cyber attack on 8 local businesses

After a cyber attack, Routt County has learned a big lesson when it comes to credit and debit card fraud.

The Record for Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015

9:20 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a car damaged the last week of December in the 2900 block of West Acres Drive. The paint had been scratched.

Police investigating theft at Hayden museum

The Hayden Police Department is investigating a theft that occurred at the Hayden Heritage Museum.

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Police investigate alarming rates of credit card fraud

Police feel there may be a common link between what has developed into widespread reports of fraudulent credit card charges.

The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2014

7:16 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of criminal mischief in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. A restaurant logo had been drawn on the sidewalk. It was just chalk.

Steamboat man given 60 days jail for firing bullet through neighbor's wall

A 23-year-old Steamboat Springs man was sentenced to 60 days in Routt County Jail Tuesday for firing a bullet through his neighbor's wall while intoxicated.

The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015

12:28 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who lost a wedding ring a few weeks ago at a business on Central Park Drive. A man turned in the ring at the business, and then he came back and said he would take it to the police department. The man never turned it in to police.