Serving the citizens of Clear Creek, Eagle, Summit and Lake Counties


Bruce Brown has served as the elected District Attorney for the Fifth Judicial District since 2013. During his tenure, Brown has been dedicated to victims’ services and a renewed focus on juvenile diversion, emphasizing principles of restorative justice and crime prevention. One of the latest innovations in prosecution services is co-sponsoring a “Life Skills” course, designed to steer youth away from criminal activity, which in 2013 was implemented in Eagle County and continues to expand.

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Mission StatementThe Office of the District will strive to always:

  • Do the Right Thing
  • To the Right People
  • At the Right Time
  • For the Right Reasons

DA5 News

Eagle County Woman Sentenced to Three Years Community Corrections for Firing Gun at Boyfriend, Fleeing Scene

August 25, 2016 • Press Releases

EAGLE COUNTY, COLORADO – Jennifer Clark, 42, of Avon, was sentenced Monday on charges related to a August 25, 2015 shooting at her then boyfriend. The charges upon which Ms. Clark was sentenced are 1) Felony Menacing with a weapon (Class 5 Felony); 2) Tampering with Physical Evidence (Class 6 Felony); and, 3) Prohibited Use […]

Father Sentenced to 10 Years Prison for Child Abuse in 4-Month Old Daughter’s Death

August 17, 2016 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Patrick Williams, 32, was sentenced today to 10 years in the Department of Corrections for contributing to the death of his four-month old daughter, Paris Bell Williams, who passed on June 8th, 2015. Williams pleaded guilty June 9, 2016, to child abuse causing death in a knowingly or reckless manner. William’s fiancee […]

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