Tag Archives: Sexual Assault

Tax Increase Takes Budget From Deficit To Surplus

The Craig City Council passed the City budget for 2018 at their meeting last night. The budget calls for $8.96 million in spending, with revenues estimated at $9.2 million, allowing the Continue reading

Murderer of Patricia Richmond Sentenced to 50 years

Patricia-RichmondCole Pollard, pleaded guilty Tuesday to 2nd Degree Murder and Attempted Sexual Assault for the killing of Patricia Richmond in North Routt County which occurred in June last year. Per a plea agreement, Pollard was sentenced to 50 years to life in prison. Specifically, the Court ordered Mr. Pollard to serve 40 years in prison for murder to be followed by a consecutive 10 years to life for attempted sexual assault. Continue reading

Man Sentenced for Sexual Assault

District Attorney 14thOn Monday, Grand County District Judge Mary Hoak sentenced Emmanuel Robles to 6 years to life in the Department of Corrections for his conviction of Sexual Assault. The charge had a tag on it that indicated the victim was someone incapable of appraising the nature of his conduct. He was also Continue reading

Sexually Violent Predator Paroled in Craig

Waite 200x200 7.24.15A sexually violent predator has been paroled to the Craig area. The Craig Police Department sent out a release yesterday notifying the community that a sexually violent predator has moved into the community. 52 year old Dale Waite was convicted of Sexual Assault and Rape. On parole, he will be monitored with GPS, and he has been ordered to Continue reading

Cole J. Pollard Charged With Two Counts Of Murder

coleThe 14th Judicial District Attorney’s Office today filed the following charges against Cole Jennings Pollard in connection with the death of Patricia Richmond on Monday.

Count One: Murder in the First Degree, a class one felony, alleging the intentional and premeditated killing of Ms. Richmond.
Count Two: Murder in the First Degree (felony murder), a class one felony, alleging the death Continue reading

Doolin Accused of Kidnap and Sexual Assault

District Attorney 14thThe grand jury indictment of former Northwest Colorado resident Monty Doolin earlier this month has been unsealed. Doolin was extradited from Alaska last week to answer to charges of 1st Degree Kidnapping and Sexual Assault. Prosecutors said last week that the arrest was not directly related to the Continue reading

Former Teacher Sentenced To 20 Years To Life

JohnBrothers_thumbOn September 19 Routt County District Judge Shelley Hill sentenced John Holland Brothers to a sentence of 20 years to life for his conviction on 16 felony counts arising from eight separate sexual assaults on a child. Continue reading

Guilty! Brothers Faces Up to 256 Years

JohnBrothers_thumbA Routt County Jury convicted John Holland Brothers of 16 felony counts for the sexual assault of a child.  The jury’s verdict, handed down on Friday June 6th, was the culmination of a nine day trial.  Mr. Brothers was immediately Continue reading