Tag Archives: Mesa County Sheriff’s Department

Judge Backs Away From Case Against State Senator

steve kingA judge has recused himself from a criminal case against state Senator Steve King, saying he has a conflict of interest.  Mesa County District Judge Thomas Deister announced the decision Friday. He didn’t offer any details of the conflict.  King was issued a summons Wednesday on charges of embezzlement, forgery, theft and official misconduct.  Prosecutors Continue reading

Three Still Missing in Collbran Mudslide

mesa county slide areaThree men who disappeared after a massive mudslide near the town of Collbran are still missing.  The Mesa County Sheriff’s Department says they suspended their search operations Tuesday.  The deputies are worried that Continue reading