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Loud Noises May Be Heard During Vulture Removal

Craig officials will again use loud sound making devices in an attempt to relocate the turkey vultures that have taken roost in downtown Craig. Craig Police and members of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife will be using shotguns to fire the sound making devices just before dark Continue reading

Two Accidents. One Location.

Two traffic accidents occurred in the same location on Victory Way in Craig within 18 hours of each other. Both happened on the highway between McDonalds and Pizza Hut. On Tuesday afternoon a 40-year-old Craig man was pulling onto the highway when his vehicle was struck by a pickup driven by an 81-year-old female. Both drivers were wearing their Continue reading

Citizen Police Academy Registration Deadline Extended

The Steamboat Springs Police Department has extended the deadline to register for the Citizens’ Police Academy. Residents interested in enhancing their knowledge of local law enforcement can now sign up for the program through March 31st. The inaugural class will be held on Wednesday’s form April 26th through June 28th. Each session will be taught by Continue reading

UPDATE: Craig Man Missing Near Denver Found

Missing 33-year-old former Craig resident Cory Hixson was found in Greeley by an officer of the Weld County Sheriffs Department. He was located just before noon today in reportedly good condition. Hixson is a disabled veteran and Purple Continue reading

Help Identify Bike Thieves

The Steamboat Police Department is looking for assistance in identifying the individuals who broke into Orange Peel Bicycles Sunday night and stole 3 bicycles and pedals. A reward of $500 is being offered to anyone with information leading to an arrest. If you have Continue reading

Scammers Using Hotline Number

Craig Police are warning area residents of a new scam where crooks are altering their phone number to make it look like their call is coming from the Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector Generals hotline. Scammers are using the number which is 1-800-447-8477 to acquire personal Continue reading

Craig Woman Arrested For Theft

A Craig woman was arrested over the weekend after she allegedly broke into a house on Washington Street in Craig.  20-year-old Mercedes Fitzpatrick was arrested Saturday morning after she reportedly  broke into the house and stole a purse.  A neighbor, who saw Fitzpatrick enter the home, contacted the home owner Continue reading

Drop Box Available For Unused Drugs

Drop BoA secure drop box for unused or expired household medication has been installed at the Moffat County Public Safety Center. The Moffat County Sheriff’s, Craig Police Department and Memorial Hospital Staff will work together to manage the drop box moving forward. The drop box Continue reading

Threat That Closed High Schools Not Credible

The threat, which closed down high schools in Garfield County yesterday, and put the middle and elementary schools on lock down for a period of time, was later deemed not credible. The lock down was lifted around one yesterday afternoon. The FBI alerted Carbondale police to an anonymous threat, thought to have been made by an 18 year old Continue reading

Garfield County High Schools Closed After Threat

Officials closed Roaring Fork, Glenwood Springs and Basalt high schools Thursday morning after the schools were alerted by the Carbondale Police Department that an 18-year-old student had threatened violence against a school on social media.  While the threat was anonymous, the IP address was traced to the Carbondale area.  As a Continue reading

Move Over, It’s The Law!

The Colorado Department of Transportation has started a new “move over” campaign to help better protect the states emergency responders. T he goal is to reduce the number of accidents involving first responders by reminding drivers that Colorado law mandates they slow down or move over when ever they see an emergency vehicle on the side of the highway.  Traffic crashes are the number one cause of death for law enforcement, fire, EMS, maintenance workers and tow professionals, according Continue reading

UPDATE: Steamboat PD Looks To Identify Burglary Suspect

The Steamboat Springs Police Department is looking to identify the man who broke into the Sambi Canton  restaurant around 2 Sunday morning. The man used a crow bar to enter the building where he stole an undisclosed amount of cash.  The man is described as either Asian or Hispanic and is believed to be between 5 feet and 5 feet 4 inches tall. A photo captured of the suspect from a security camera in the restaurant can be seen on Continue reading