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Free Citizens Police Academy

The Steamboat Springs Police Department is offering a free Citizens’ Police Academy to residents interested in enhancing their knowledge of local law enforcement. The class will be held April 25th through June 27th. Each session will be taught by police department personnel. Participants must be Continue reading

Jerry DeLong Named Craig Police Chief

The City of Craig has officially named Jerry DeLong as the new Police Chief. DeLong took over on an interim basis for outgoing Police Chief Walt Vanatta, who accepted a retirement package from the city last August. DeLong has worked at the Craig Police Department in a variety of capacities since 1985.  The City also Continue reading

Two Men Wanted By Craig Police

Warrants have been issued for two men who are wanted by Craig Police. 51-year-old Melvin Newton is wanted for a bond violation concerning Continue reading

2 Arrested, One Still Wanted

Two women who had warrants out for their arrest for drug charges have both been arrested.  23-year-old Chelsea Marie had a warrant issued for her arrest this Continue reading

Man Wanted For Forgery

Craig Police have issued a warrant for 23-year-old Victor Borja-Lopez. Borja-Lopez is wanted on a Forgery charge. Anyone with information on his location is asked to contact Continue reading

Ongoing Vehicle Break-ins Prompt Warning

More vehicle break-ins have occurred this month in the City of Craig.  Craig Police are again reminding residents, that valuables need to be removed and cars should be locked when parked. There have been numerous incidents recently of items being stolen out of vehicles. Stolen items Continue reading

Man Charged With Felony Burglary

A Craig man was charged with felony burglary after he was arrested Friday by Craig Police. When 36-year-old Thomas Farren was taken into custody, officers found cell phones and other stolen items in his possession. The items Continue reading

Man Wanted For Failure To Appear On DUI

Craig Police have issued a warrant for 29-year-old Marco Ocejo-Contreras for a variety of charges. Ocejo-Contreras is wanted for failure to appear on a DUI, and two contempt charges concerning bribery and a controlled substance. Anyone with information on Continue reading

UPDATE: Two Wanted Men Arrested

Craig Police arrested one individual who had a warrant out for their arrest and issued a warrant for another Wednesday morning. David Oberg was taken Continue reading

Police Issue Warning After Vehicle Break-ins

Following several vehicle break-ins in the City of Craig, Craig Police are reminding residents that valuables need to be removed and cars need to be locked whenever they are parked. There have been numerous incidents recently of items being stolen from vehicles and vehicle theft. Stolen items have included cash, personal property and handguns. While you may think you should not have to Continue reading

Police Look for Info On Another Burglary

Steamboat Police are looking for information on a burglary that occurred Friday morning at Double Z Bar and B.B.Q. The owner of the restaurant found a burglar inside the establishment early that morning. After unsuccessfully trying to convince the owner he was a Continue reading

Move Your Car Before It’s Towed

Craig Police are reminding residence that when it snows in the city, cars need to be moved to allow snowplow operators to clear the streets. If your vehicle has a ridge of snow around it following snow plow operations, it needs to be moved to Continue reading