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New book collects the best 'Shenanigans' from Steamboat police blotter

"Ski Town Shenanigans" illustrates why its difficult to take life seriously living in a town where bears can open the doors of Subarus, and people come home from vacation to find strangers sleeping in their beds.

The Record for Monday, June 29, 2015

7:20 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a low-flying plane that flew over a house five times in the 1300 block of Manitou Avenue. It was believed the plane was spraying meadows.

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Homicide victim identified

Cole J. Pollard has been named as a person of interest in the death of Patricia Richmond, 22, who was found at 56730 Lupine Court east of Clark in North Routt County.

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Sheriff's Office looking for 'person of interest' in homicide

The Routt County Sheriff's Office is trying to find Cole J. Pollard. He has been named as a person of interest in the death of a 22-year-old woman found at 56730 Lupine Court east of Clark in North Routt County.

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Sheriff's Office investigating homicide in North Routt County

At about 7:15 p.m., emergency responders were called to a report of a woman who was discovered tied up and laying face down at a home at 56730 Lupine Court.

The Record for Sunday, June 28, 2015

11:06 p.m. Officers found several people at the Howelsen Hill skate park, and they started running away when officers arrived. Officers caught up with one of the individuals and discovered everything was fine.

The Record for Saturday, June 27, 2015

12:22 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person looking through home windows in the 700 block of Walton Pond Circle. Nobody was around when officers arrived.

The Record for Friday, June 26, 2015

12:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a noise complaint in the 1600 block of Shadow Run Frontage.

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Routt County Jail launching video conferencing for visits

The Routt County Jail is changing the way it allows inmates to visit with friends and loved ones on the outside.

The Record for Thursday, June 25, 2015

3:32 p.m. Oak Creek Fire Protection District firefighters were called to help a 13-year-old boy who got his leg stuck in a baby swing at Decker Park.

Jail Report for June 20 to June 26, 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 Wednesday, June 24, 2015

2:49 p.m. Officers were called to a report of an employee who found a small bag with a substance at a convenience store in the first block of Anglers Drive. It tested positive for THC.

Fifth excessive force lawsuit filed against Steamboat police officers

A Wyoming cowboy who competed in the July Fourth rodeo has filed a lawsuit alleging excessive use of force by two Steamboat Springs police officers.

The Record for Tuesday, June 24, 2015

12:15 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of people at a pool area being loud after hours in the first block of Balsam Court.

The Record for Monday, June 22, 2015

12:41 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a woman who found a bear in her kitchen in the 2500 block of Liftline Way. The bear got into a freezer and ate some bacon. The bear got in through an open porch door and was gone when officers arrived.