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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Maintains its Triple Crown Accreditation

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is proud to announce that it has achieved its 3rd CALEA Reaccreditation for Law Enforcement as well as the 3rd Reaccreditation for Public Safety Communications. The Professional Standards Chief Deputy Robert McMahan, CALEA Manager Kendra Pelle and ACA Manager Leta O’Connell went to Covington, Kentucky for the CALEA conference to… Read On

County Sheriffs of Colorado Mourn the loss of Lobbyist Peg Ackerman

The County Sheriffs of Colorado are deeply saddened by Peg Ackerman’s loss in her brave battle against cancer on Friday, November 15, 2019. Peg was a champion advocate for CSOC.  She spent over 30 years as CSOC’s lobbyist and was considered a force to be reckoned with at the Capitol for her in-depth knowledge and… Read On

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Lifted in Unincorporated Douglas County

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – By order of Sheriff Tony Spurlock, the Stage 1 fire restrictions that were put into place on October 3, 2019 have been lifted and are no longer in place for Unincorporated Douglas County. The current conditions have been evaluated by Sheriff Spurlock and the Douglas County Emergency Management team and… Read On

Woman Arrested for Daughter’s 2017 Death

Following a year-long investigation by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, an 18th Judicial District grand jury returned a 13-count indictment against Kelly Renee Turner (a/k/a Kelly Renee Gant), date of birth 06/24/1978, for charges related to the August 2017 death of her then 7-year-old daughter, Olivia Gant. Olivia’s death was the subject of Denver area… Read On