Law enforcement


The Record for Thursday, April 3, 2014

6:56 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of trespassing in the 300 block of Cherry Drive. A drunken person walked through the front door of another person’s home without permission. The person was arrested on suspicion of first-degree trespassing.

2 felony charges officially filed against mother

Two felony charges of child abuse resulting in death officially were filed Thursday against Meghan McKeon, the mother of Austin Davis, the 3-year-old who died March 27.

The Record for Wednesday, April 2, 2014

12:09 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of people talking loudly on a deck in the first block of Sequoia Court. A verbal warning was given.

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New charge filed against Steamboat Springs mom in death of 3-year-old son

The woman accused of neglecting her 3-year-old boy who ultimately died tried to plead guilty Wednesday, but the charges were dismissed with plans to file a more serious charge.

The Record for Tuesday, April 2, 2014

7:57 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of students stealing food from the Steamboat Springs High School cafeteria.

The Record for Monday, March 31, 2014

1:32 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear outside a convenience store in the first block of Anglers Drive.

2 Routt County men receive prison sentences

The Steamboat Springs man accused of cutting his 17-year-old stepson in the arm during a fight in Dream Island Plaza has been sentenced to four years in prison.

The Record for Sunday, March 30, 2014

1:46 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a husky dog without tags in the 300 block of Apple Drive. The dog was taken to the animal shelter.

Routt County family OK after lightning strike damages house Sunday night

The combination of wind, snow and thundersnow in the Yampa Valley this weekend kept local firefighters and emergency crews busy.

Steamboat Springs School Board denies expulsion appeal

The Steamboat Springs School Board last week upheld the decision to expel a 17-year-old girl suspected of possessing marijuana with the intent to sell.

The Record for Saturday, March 29, 2014

2:44 p.m. Officers were called when guests staying on the 2100 block of Après Ski Way reported that a maintenance man at the property had come to their door and called them obscene names. The maintenance man was contacted by police, who determined there wasn’t a situation going on.

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Routt County law enforcement trains for the worst

Local law enforcement officials spent last week getting intimately familiar with one Routt County school.

The Record for Friday, March 28, 2014

1:19 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a drunken man urinating at the Fifth Street bus stop. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue looked at a laceration the man had, and he was released to a sober friend.

Jail Report for March 22 to 28, 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.

Fund set up to help Ryan McConnell and his family after fall in Arches National Park

A fund has been set up at a Steamboat Springs Bank to help fall victim Ryan McConnell and his family.