Law enforcement


The Record for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

9:12 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a camera bag with lenses stolen from an unlocked car.

Former Routt County couple will pay back $5 million they embezzled

A former Routt County couple accused of embezzling nearly $5 million from window covering company Hunter Douglas will pay back the money they received.

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Steamboat-based air ambulance logs 100th mission in 9 months

Classic Air Medical employs eight medical crew members, four pilots and a full-time mechanic to be ready to respond to a call at all times.

The Record for Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014

2:36 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken man who had passed out on the Yampa River Core Trail near the 100 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police gave the man a ride home.

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Yampa Valley Medical Center withdraws from police station real estate talks

The hospital's decision leaves the city without one of the Steamboat Springs City Council's top three potential building sites for the station and will delay the council's consideration of building locations until at least January.

The Record for Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014

1:40 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a theft at a bar at the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. A jacket was taken from the bar.

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Routt County youths shop with cops

Corporal Ryan Adrian with the Routt County Sheriff’s Office organized the inaugural Shop With a Cop event, which paired the youth with a deputy or Steamboat Springs Police Department Officer.

The Record for Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

12:06 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of bullying that occurred at Steamboat Springs High School.

Jail Report for Dec. 6 to 12, 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.

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Standoff with police ends peacefully in Steamboat Springs

Police surrounded a home on Huckleberry Drive just outside Steamboat Springs city limits Friday during a standoff that involved Routt County SWAT team members.

The Record for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

8:51 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of fraud in the 2900 block of West Acres Drive. A person had their bank account hacked into.

The Record for Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014

4:56 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a business in the 200 block of South Lincoln Avenue that wanted to complain about a very strong pot smell in the area that was disturbing customers. The smell was the worst in the afternoon and had been going on for months.

The Record for Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014

1:48 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a person who had a seizure in the 1300 block of Walton Creek Road.

Caring for convicted murderer costs Routt County $267,234

Taking care of the paralyzed Routt County woman who killed her 9-year-old son came with a hefty price tag.

Crime Prevention Tip of the Week: 10 tips to help protect your identity

With holiday shopping in full swing, it is extremely important to protect your identity and other personal account data. Scammers are out in full force trying to collect your information. Here are some helpful hints to keep you safe.