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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Hiring Unit Seeking Qualified Individuals

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Hiring Unit is seeking qualified individuals to fill several positions within the office for Deputy, Dispatcher, Detentions Specialist, and Administrative Secretary. The Hiring Unit continuously identifies recruits and selects quality candidates who meet or exceed our minimum hiring standards. The unit is constantly evaluating, refining and implementing stringent selection procedures… Read On

Douglas County Lifts Fire Restrictions

Effective immediately by Order of Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock all Fire Restrictions for unincorporated areas of Douglas County have been lifted Prohibited Activities: None (providing acting within Colorado State Law)  Allowable Activities: Resume normal activity as usual. Please remain responsible and diligent anytime fire is in use.

Ponderosa High School Campus Security Specialist Arrested for Sex Assault

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – At approximately 5:30 p.m. on November 28, 2016 the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a sex assault that occurred at Ponderosa High School, located at 7007 Bayou Gulch Rd., Parker, CO 80134. Detectives interviewed the victim, a student at Ponderosa High School, and determined that there was… Read On

Fatal Accident on I-25 at Tomah Rd

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – On Friday afternoon, November 25, 2016 at approximately 1:50 p.m., a Colorado State Patrol Trooper, Cody Donahue, was fatally struck by a vehicle on I-25 near Tomah Road while conducting a separate traffic accident investigation. The suspect arrested is 41-year-old Noe Gamez-Ruiz. Gamez-Ruiz was arrested shortly after the accident and… Read On