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Douglas County Sheriff’s Office to Participate in State-Wide “Puffer” Week

Douglas County Sheriff’s Office, along with many other agencies state-wide, will be out in force trying raise awareness about auto theft as well as attempting to prevent the crime from occurring. Coloradans Against Auto Theft (CAAT), in collaboration with Colorado Auto Theft Investigators (CATI), announces the return of “Puffer Week,” the annual statewide awareness and… Read On

17-Year-Old Missing Juvenile Found Deceased in El Paso County

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – This morning, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office positively identified two bodies found inside a vehicle south of Fountain, Colorado. At this time the cause and manner of death has not been determined by the El Paso County Coroner, however,  we are investigating this case as a murder suicide which we… Read On

County Sheriff’s of Colorado Welcomes New Executive Director

After much consideration, the County Sheriffs of Colorado (CSOC) have selected a new executive director, Amy Nichols, to begin on December 30, 2019. Amy has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 13 years focusing her efforts primarily on transportation safety and health initiatives. She has extensive experience in delivering evidence-based educational programs to all… Read On

Sheriff Spurlock Announces Arrest in 1980 Cold Case Homicide

Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock will be holding a press conference reference the arrest of a suspect in the 1980 homicide of Helene Pruszynski. The press conference will be held today, December 16th,  at 11:00 a.m, at the Douglas County Justice Center, Jury Assembly Room located at: 4000 Justice Way, Castle Rock Co 80109 We… Read On

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