Law enforcement


The Record for Tuesday, July 21, 2015

4:27 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. It was scared off with beanbag rounds.

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Company hopes to bring pot and wine pairing dinner event to Steamboat

Philip Wolf thinks it's unfortunate so many people only associate cannabis with fast food and "the munchies."

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Moffat County horse dies after being abused by an unknown party

$2,000 reward being offered for information on suspect

Gary Nichols said the death of Cricket the 16-year-old mare is the most abnormal case of animal neglect he has seen in his 15 years as an investigator for Moffat County Sheriff’s Office.

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Officer Kristin Bantle 'recommended for termination'

City Manager Hinsvark did not elaborate on who recommended Bantle be terminated.

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City of Steamboat Springs releases police investigation community summary

During a meeting with Steamboat Springs City Manager Deb Hinsvark and police department employees Tuesday afternoon, the police investigation community summary was released to the media.

Assistant district attorney leaves office

Assistant District Attorney Han Ng is no longer working for the 14th Judicial District.

The Record for Monday, July 20, 2015

6:34 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear trying to get into a kitchen window in the 1300 block of Blue Sage Drive. The window screen was damaged, and items were knocked over. The bear was gone when officers arrived.

Horse dies in Monday morning crash

A 32-year-old Steamboat Springs woman was cited with careless driving after a crash Monday morning near mile marker 13 on Routt County Road 179.

The Record for Sunday, July 19, 2015

9:01 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident on Longthong Road. Someone in the area reported seeing a parachute come down somewhere near the Shadow Run condominiums. The person said the parachute was quite a ways off. It was dark, and officers could not find anything or anyone with a parachute.

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Steamboat deputy police chief announces retirement 3 days after police chief resigns

Bob DelValle's retirement comes days after the resignation of Police Chief Joel Rae.

The Record for Saturday, July 18, 2015

3:10 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken person who refused to leave a bar in the 700 block of Yampa Street.

The Record for Friday, June 17, 2015

11:13 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a home burglary in the 1000 block of Uncochief Circle. The theft is being investigated.

Jail Report for July 11 to July 17, 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 Thursday, July 16, 2015

3:37 p.m. Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers were called to a report of a bear that destroyed a screen door and was on a woman’s deck in the 1200 block of Buckskin Court. The woman scared the bear away with an air horn and later scared the bear away with her German Shepherd.

Man faces six felonies after Dream Island Mobile Home Park disturbance

Bond was set at $50,000 for a man who has been charged with six felonies and five misdemeanors related to a Thursday night incident at Dream Island Mobile Home Park.