Law enforcement


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.

The Record for Monday, Jan. 12, 2015

8:20 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of someone going through an unlocked car in the 500 block of Pine Street. Nothing appeared to be missing.

Crime Tip of the Week: How to protect your business from fraud, theft or embezzlement

No matter the size of you company, taking some of the following steps could prevent a business from falling victim to employee fraud or theft.

The Record for Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015

4:04 a.m. A person called police to report his or her stepfather was driving drunk in the 900 block of Falling Water Lane. Officers could not locate the driver.

The Record for Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015

12:20 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a drunk woman at a bar at the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue. The woman was contacted by police and taken to detox.

Jail Report for Jan. 3 to 9, 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. 9, 2015

12:12 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a fight on a bus in the 1400 block of Pine Grove Road. No one involved wanted to pursue charges.

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Community members reflect on 10th anniversary of fatal air ambulance crash

A decade after he was seriously injured in a Yampa Valley Air Ambulance crash that killed three of his colleagues, Tim Baldwin still loves working in the field of emergency medicine.

The Record for Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

11:30 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to help an unconscious person at the music tent. While closing up the tent, a locked portable toilet was discovered, and there was a drunken man passed out inside.

Coroner concludes Steamboat residents had suicide pact

Lab tests confirm Page Stockdale and Mark Schiebel died from carbon monoxide poisoning, voluntarily-committed suicide.

Stagestop 1 gets the go-ahead to lease building as Oak Creek's 1st retail marijuana store

Stagestop 1 LLC, the owner of the building at 100 W. Main St. in downtown Oak Creek, got Town Board approval Thursday night to lease out its small storefront as a recreational marijuana retail shop. It will be Oak Creek's first retail marijuana store.