2017

Arrest of suspect involved in Shelby Weatherly homicide

  Media/Press Release Date: October 13, 2017 For Immediate Release PIO Contact #1:   Lt. Robert Rotherham Phone: (303)663-7703 • Email: rrotherh@dcsheriff.net PIO Contact #2:  Lauren Lekander Phone:  (303)814-7067 • Email: llekande@dcsheriff.net  Douglas County Sheriff’s Office DCSO Arrests Suspect in Connection to Homicide Investigation NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – On October 13, 2017, at approximately 11:54… Read On

Seven Year Fugitive Arrested for Child Pornography

On September 15, 2017, The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, with the assistance of Parker Police Department and the FBI Rocky Mountain Safe Streets Fugitive Task Force located and took into custody a fugitive of seven years out of Buchanan County, Virginia. In 2010, a search warrant was executed in Virginia on a child pornography case…. Read On

Inmate Commits Suicide in County Jail

On September 6, 2017, at approximately 11:30 a.m. deputies were requested to check on the well-being of an inmate, Gary Bellinger (DOB 5/23/1977). Inmate Bellinger was located by deputies, unresponsive and hanging from his bed with a sheet around his neck. Deputies immediately called for medical staff to respond and began CPR on Bellinger. Inmate… Read On

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Lifted for Unincorporated Douglas County

Effective immediately, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office will lift the temporary fire restriction order for all areas of unincorporated Douglas County. Recent rainfall has reduced the danger of wildfire; however, people are encouraged to be vigilant as the danger of fire is always present. Many people will continue to enjoy the mountains and parks through… Read On