Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in Place for Unincorporated Douglas CountyContinue Reading


Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in Place for Unincorporated Douglas County

By Order of Sheriff Tony Spurlock Stage 1 fire restrictions, are now in place. Ordinance No. O-012-004, restricting open fires, open burning and the use of fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Douglas County. General Guidance on Stage 1 restrictions follows below: Prohibited Activities: Open burning of any kind. Use of fireworks.  Allowable Activities: Fires within liquid-fueled or… Read On

Additional Charges Filed on Suspect Arrested in Weatherly Homicide

On Friday, February 9, 2018, the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office filed additional charges on the suspect in custody for his connection to the Weatherly homicide which occurred on September 30, 2017. Shelby Weatherly’s body was located along the side of the road in the area of SB I-25 and the Greenland Exit, South of… Read On

Father Arrested for Child Abuse Resulting in Death of 3-Month-Old Daughter

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – On May 10, 2017, deputies responded to the 5300-block of Hospitality Place, Parker, for a medical assist of a 3-month-old baby that was not breathing and CPR was in progress. Three-month-old Aliah Howatt (DOB 02/13/2017) was immediately transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased. Subsequently, through interviews… Read On

Douglas County Sheriff releases video statement of Copper Canyon Apartments Officer-Involved Shooting

The following message is from Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock: Since the Copper Canyon Apartments officer-involved shooting, the biggest unanswered question has been, ’what happened.’ With permission and support from the Zackari Parrish family, as well as that of the injured deputies and their families, this video is intended to communicate directly with the employees… Read On

Deputy Parrish Media Specific Information

Media Specific Information: All agencies will be governed by the family’s wishes which will be strictly enforced. Any violation of the family’s wishes will be promptly policed and you will be required to leave. There will be two pool cameras (provided by Channel 9) on the Cherry Hills Community Church property. One pool camera will… Read On