2015

Community Safety Volunteer Open House October 13, 2015 6:30PM-7:30PM

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is recruiting motivated individuals for Community Safety Volunteers. You are invited to attend our Open House on Tuesday, October 13th, 2015 from 6:30PM-7:30PM at the Highlands Ranch Substation located at 9265 Zotos Dr. Persons 21 years or older who are interested in obtaining more information concerning the CSV’s are encouraged… Read On

Got Drugs? Drug Take Back Day is set for September 26th, 2015

Flushing or dumping medicine down a drain or toilet is not a good way to dispose of it. Pharmaceutical residues have been detected in the drinking water of 24 major metropolitan areas across the country serving 46 million people. Instead, drive through and turn in your unused or expired prescription and over-the-counter medication for safe… Read On

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office seeks help

On 09/16/15 around 2:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a male grabbing an adult female’s arms while she was walking on the Diamond K trail near Venneford Ranch Road in Highlands Ranch. The female yelled at the male and pulled away. The male then walked away. Deputies were on scene within 3… Read On

Consumer Alert – What’s Up with Computer Chip Credit Cards?

In this heightened era of data breaches and identity theft, banks in the U.S. are rolling out credit and debit cards embedded with computer chips to increase fraud protection. The new cards, currently in use in Europe and in other countries, will ultimately replace the outdated magnetic  stripe that has been the data exchange system… Read On

Douglas County Experiencing a Trend of Vehicle Trespasses – UPDATE

On September 9, 2015 Douglas County Deputies arrested a juvenile for possession of a stolen vehicle. At this time the juvenile is not connected to the increase of vehicle trespasses and vehicle thefts in Douglas County. On July 16, 2015 around 0336 hours deputies responded to a vehicle trespass in progress in the 1100 block… Read On