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.

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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

Defendant Found Guilty for Stalking, Harassment

February 17, 2018 • Press Releases

EAGLE, COLORADO – Martin Arroyo, 51, of Basalt, was found guilty yesterday by jury trial for five counts occurring between October 1, 2016 to February 20, 2017 as follows: Stalking (Threat/Repeated Communication—F5); two counts of Harassment (Strike/Shove Kick—M3); Assault 3 (Knowingly/Recklessly Causing Injury—M1); and Harassment (Insults/Taunting—M3). Defendant Arroyo and the victim had dated for approximately […]

Marijuana Store Manager Pleads Guilty in Underage Sale

February 13, 2018 • Press Releases

SUMMIT COUNTY, CO – Andrew Benton, 28, of Silverthorne, pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of Retail Marijuana Sales (M1) to a person under 21 years of age. During a Sept. 9, 2017, underage compliance check by a criminal investigator of the State’s Marijuana Enforcement Division, Defendant Benton, employed as the Frisco retail store manager […]

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