Final Update fire on South Lake Gulch Road

Final update: Fire is in mop-up and contained. Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is managing the road closure while emergency crews remain in the area to work. The road closure will be in place for at least the next hour (until approximately 5 p.m.). Road Closure: Lake Gulch Road @ Ridge Road to Lake Gulch Road… Read On

Open-field fire on South Lake Gulch Road

2/6/17 – 2:32 p.m. Additional fire crews are on scene totaling 22 units with 68 personnel from Castle Rock, Franktown, Larkspur, South Metro, Jackson 105, and Douglas County OEM. The brush fire is now estimated to be more than 70 acres. Lake Gulch road is closed. The cause of the fire is believed to be… Read On

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Investigated Deaths in Highlands Ranch Home

Today, at approximately 7:29 a.m., deputies responded to a residence on Crestmore Way, Highlands Ranch on a death investigation. The bodies of one adult female and one juvenile female were located deceased inside the residence. The scene was immediately secured by deputies and an investigation was initiated. At 3:20 p.m. the Douglas County Coroner’s Office… Read On

County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship Opportunity

Since 1978, each academic school year, County Sheriffs of Colorado (CSOC) select approximately thirty students across the State of Colorado to receive a $500.00 scholarship from the Sheriff’s Office of the students residing county. This scholarship program is looked at by the CSOC as an investment in the future by way of assisting deserving students… Read On