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Multi-Jurisdiction Car Chase Leads Defendant to 160 Years in Prison

CASTLE ROCK – Today, a Douglas County judge sentenced defendant Ryan Cole Stone to 160 years in the Department of Corrections for a 2014 high-speed vehicle pursuit that required twelve law enforcement agencies to respond and two district attorney’s offices to prosecute (2014CR154 – Douglas). In the early morning of March 12, 2014, the defendant… Read On

Be a Victim Assistance Volunteer!

  Want to work long hours, late at night, in high stress situations? Be a Victim Assistance Volunteer with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office This is a unique volunteer opportunity.  Volunteers in this program assist victims of crime and surviving families in cases of death by providing immediate crisis intervention, referrals and follow-up support.  Volunteer staff members… Read On


  For Immediate Release From: Douglas County Search and Rescue Contact: Shawn Strain, Public Information Officer (720)515-5437 / TRAINING EXERCISE SIMULATING A MASS CASUALTY INCIDENT  Douglas County, CO – on Saturday October 17, 2015 at 08:30 am Douglas County Search and Rescue (DCSAR), will be conducting a training exercise at Castlewood Canyon State Park,… Read On

Crime Stoppers Alert

Crime Stoppers 15-77593 The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance from the public. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the individual responsible for a purse theft at Wal-Mart located in Highlands Ranch, CO that occurred on 8/14/2015 around 10:15AM.  The victim set her purse down and walked away. The female suspect, who… Read On

DCSO Seeks Public’s Help in Locating Hit and Run Vehicle

10/09/2015 On 10/09/2015 at approximately 7:59AM, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a hit and run that occurred at the intersection of Lucent Blvd and Plaza Dr. in Highlands Ranch. A bicyclist was traveling northbound on Lucent Blvd and crossed the intersection of Plaza Dr. As the bicyclist crossed the intersection, he was… Read On